GOD IS GOOD NO MATTER WHAT

Sometimes stuff hits the fan, and life is no longer the perfect picture we’d all hope it to be. And although our faith in Christ does bring us a new-found purpose and destiny, this is not to say that things aren’t ever going to be tough. No matter what you are going through, God is…

4 THINGS TO DO WHEN PURSUING SPIRITUAL GROWTH

1. Drop your guard. You’re never going to learn anything unless you can first admit you need the help. Spiritual growth and pride don’t mix. So if you’re looking to gain a deeper understanding of God’s glorious power, you must first learn to remove yourself from the picture and allow the Spirit of God to consume you….

10 DISCIPLINES OF A GODLY MAN

Matt Chandler once said, “We’ve got a lot of boys with beards these days”, and I believe these words speak powerful truth. Our world is constantly throwing out ideas of what it means to really be a man. The reality is that everyone has their own opinion, but as a Christian the only blueprint men should mimic…

OUR SCARS ARE PROOF THAT GOD HEALS

We live in a world that calls failure a weakness, and labels weakness a flaw. We are taught to mask the truth because, “it’s better if you keep that to yourself,” and that the best way to lead is from our strengths instead of our weakness. If I can be honest, I think our world has built itself on…

WHY CHASING YOUR DREAMS IS IMPORTANT

On October 11, 2011 I purchased the domain name JesusSwagger.com. I believed this domain would be the start of something fun, refreshing and exciting for the sake of faith and culture. Not Everyone Understood I’d be lying if I said everyone around me felt the same way about my vision, but I knew this outside-the-box idea had…

THE RISING POPULARITY OF CYNICAL CHRISTIANITY

Christians are often labeled as hypocritical, judgmental and narrow-minded. But while not all Christ-followers actually live in such a way, there seems to be a new form of Christianity that is rising in popularity. It’s called Cynical Christianity. Have you heard of it? I believe the birth place of Cynical Christianity wasn’t founded on social…