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Category: Church

Good News

by Laura

"Just one thing: Live your life in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Then, whether I come and see you or am absent, I will hear about you that you are standing firm…

Why I Love Church Camp

by Laura

My first Fuge camp was in 2003. I was thirteen-going-on-drama-queen. We went to Mission Fuge in St. Louis. I'd never experienced anything like it before. It changed me. As did the next five summers of…

Why I Believe in the Church

by Laura

These days, when people talk about the Church, they often sound like it's broken. Even, probably especially, people in the Church are pessimistic about its current state. But when I walk into a church building,…

Light, Hope, and Sign Spinning

by Laura

After a fun morning and afternoon with an old friend one Sunday, I was driving him back home. The day was unseasonably warm-- probably breaching 60 at the beginning of February. Naturally, I was enjoying…

Confessions of a Christian Introvert

by Laura

Many people don't understand how introverts fit into an active Church. I'm beginning to understand that you can't have the Church without them (us). In 2013, I learned more about my personality and how I…

6 Things Passion Says About Millennials

by Laura

My personal reflection on what Passion meant to me this year will come later in the week. In the meantime, I made a few observations about my generation of Christians this year that I found…

How Not to be a Christian Jerk

by Laura

"I don't want to be your friend anymore. You're too judgmental." Those words and the events that followed them during my senior year of high school changed a lot about how I relate to people.…