Fighting Our Addiction To Hurry – Brittany Nelson

Author: Brittany Nelson “Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 While many addictions exist that cause various Christians to stumble, there is one that permeates every single one of our lives, directly influences our spiritual growth, and makes the verse above one of the most challenging verses in the Bible: our addiction […]

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Why I share about the hard stuff (and the power of story) – Adriel Booker

Every Monday I post an article, devotion or video from one of my favorite writers, speakers, or ministers. Today I’ve shared a blog post from Adriel Booker about shame and the power of vulnerability after miscarriage. Adriel is actually, currently writing a book about miscarriage, and you can read more of her thoughts on her […]

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What the Lord taught me after London

Author: Caroline Tiller (Before we get into it, please go ahead and turn to/pull up Psalm 139 and try to read through it as though you haven’t read it dozens of times before, or sang along a couple of hundred times to a musical adaptation, or bought a cute sign at Hobby Lobby quoting it. […]

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Rising Church Women’s Retreat

I’m excited to announce that Rising Church will be hosting a women’s retreat October 6th-8th! The retreat will be at Sautee Mountain Retreat in the beautiful mountains of Clarkesville, Ga! This getaway will be a chance to build friendships, grow deeper in your faith, and eat multiple s’mores without judgement! Enjoy delicious homemade meals, the […]

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What More Do You Want? – Annie F. Downs

  Photo: Evren Aydin Every Monday I post a devotion, article, or video from one of my favorite writers, speaker, or minister. Today I’m showing a Q Ideas video from Annie F. Downs. Annie is a writer and speaker, who captures you with her humor and vulnerability. I’m pretty sure Annie is my best friend […]

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Miraculous Resolution

Photo: Priscilla Du Preez Author: Joy York “Once while some Israelites were burying a man, suddenly they saw a band of raiders; so they threw the man’s body into Elisha’s tomb. When the body touched Elisha’s bones, the man came to life and stood up on his feet.” 2 Kings 13:21. It’s a bit like […]

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How not to say the wrong thing – The New York Times

  Every Monday I post an article, devotion, or video from one of my favorite writers, speakers, or ministers. Today I’ve shared an article about Ring Theory: a guide for how to communicate with others during their time of grief. The article was written by Susan Silk and Barry Goldman and originally appeared in the […]

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