Seminary classes have a weird way of causing you to think about how we can be better in our journey as Christians. I have been through two semesters and are currently taking one class this semester, and I have thought a lot about how I can grow in my relationship with Christ. This summer, I … Continue reading Where Can We Evangelize in Our Context?
1st Kings 19: 11-13 11 He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain before the Lord, for the Lord is about to pass by.” Now there was a great wind, so strong that it was splitting mountains and breaking rocks in pieces before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind; and after … Continue reading Finding God in Silence
“Social media has ruined the world.” I’m sure every individual in my generation has heard this same idea countless times. For some reason, people are obsessed with labeling social media as this life-consuming unnecessary past time. However, if being a science major has taught me anything it’s this; if you want to save a sick … Continue reading Social Media, Teddy Roosevelt, and the Apostle Paul
Hi my name is Jaylie Postlewait! This fall I will be a Junior Communication at Emporia State University. I am an avid coffee drinker who plays board games and likes to hang out with my friends in my free time. Campus Ministries has been the place that I have grown and developed my faith. I … Continue reading 5 callings with 4 purposes
June is Pride month. This year I had planned to go to Prides. It’s my second year being able to do so and I was excited. Like most things the pandemic has put the organized celebrations on hold and were either cancelled or postponed. This year during June we are having protests for the Black … Continue reading Pride, Protests, and Prayers
During Pride Month to Support LGBTQ+ Folk and the BLM Movement By Laney Smith Happy June, everyone. June is Pride Month and that is usually a happy time for most of us. However, it is a little harder to be happy and full of pride with the world the way it is right now. Black … Continue reading 20 Things You Can Do…
I recently learned of an idea and it goes something like this: Our faith is like a body of water which can be ever changing and flowing. We are a pond in the middle. We could be receiving water upstream from a different source. We could also have a part of us flowing down into other locations. … Continue reading The Pond
2 Timothy 4:7 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith”. This past spring semester may have seemed to many of us like a semester where the finish line just kept moving. It started out in January like a traditional spring semester, but by the end of … Continue reading Keep Keeping On
As I write this, this is my last full day in Emporia and tomorrow I will be moving out of my apartment and starting the next chapter of my life. Most people would assume that I am graduating but I’m not. My college journey just is meant to continue somewhere else. Although without coming here … Continue reading A Plan . . .
It’s been really hard for a lot of people recently. We have finals in the coming week as well as the prospect of states being reopened. While we are hopeful, there are still many challenges ahead. Finding jobs has become harder. People are struggling with mental health and struggling to find a new normal. It’s … Continue reading Give Us Strength