free indeed

Happy Fourth friends! On a day centered around freedom, I thought it'd be fitting to talk about exactly that. What is freedom? Here is the dictionary definition: Liberation, independence, the ability to do as one pleases. All of those sound wonderful, but as Christians, freedom has a slightly different meaning. Freedom has a name. His…

Come Lord Jesus |Hope of Advent|

I don't know about you, but it seems we all need a little extra Christmas this year.  Our world lets out a much needed sigh of relief when the annual holidays roll around. Today, on the first Sunday of Advent, hope is breaking through our shattered world. It comes whispering a hopeful promise: "Just hold on a…