Posts in Ryan-Midday
Momentary Troubles

Trials help us turn to God in our weakness. The more we turn to God, the greater the opportunity to experience his love, mercy, and provision. As we experience more of his love, mercy, and provision, the lighter our problems seem to be in light of eternity. No one wants to go through hard times, much less struggles that seemingly have no light at the end of the tunnel - and yet it’s these very things that draw us closer to Jesus!

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The Bandit of Joy

If you are in Christ, you are guaranteed that your sins will be filtered through, hidden in, and screened out by the sacrifice of Jesus. That means that failure is not a concern for you. Your victory is secure. How could you not be courageous?

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Nowhere Else to Go

If you find yourself in a dead-end situation, don’t run from Him. Don’t turn your back to Him. Don’t head in a different direction. Simply put, you have nowhere else to go. Trust anew in the One who has the words of life eternal.

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Only the Meek

The world issues a call to serve self; Christ issues a call of submission, and it’s on our knees that we get the best vantage point to see him. We all have gifts and talents; let’s encourage one another to channel them into the service of the Lord and be the blessed meek!

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It’s Not Our Strength

If you’re going through hard times right now, my heart aches for you. We don’t go looking for suffering, and when it happens it serves as a stark reminder this world is not as it should be. Don’t let it stop there - let it also point you to the one who offers strength in your weakness, and safe harbor in the midst of the storms

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Victory Parade

In Christ we are victors, and in a very real sense every step we take in this world is an opportunity to “declare His resurrection victory, the victory that makes salvation available to the world.” Will you and I spread his beautiful aroma today?

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