The word “thrive” has been a theme in my spiritual life, writing, and teaching for the last few years. I have a whole category of posts on this blog about the basics of thriving as a Christian. But when I started college, I wasn’t sure it was possible to thrive as a college student. College … Continue reading Can I Thrive as a College Student?
Now that we have developed our roots in Scripture and in prayer, it is time to move beyond these times of silent growth into what it looks like to thrive in the rest of life. Like a tree, if we are strongly secured at the base, then we can flourish at the top. One of … Continue reading Thriving in Action
Prayer. It’s that one spiritual discipline we know is important, but we all need to improve in. It is something that we know we need, yet we consistently take advantage of. We forget about the privilege that we possess to pour out our hearts to the King of the Universe. He desires that we talk … Continue reading Thriving in Prayer
“But his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers.” -Psalm 1:3 When I was a … Continue reading The Key to Thriving
“thrive- v. to grow vigorously: flourish; to progress toward or realize a goal despite or because of circumstance” Go to church every week. Read your Bible and pray more often. Do not swear or go to parties. Live a morally upright live. Everyone knows that this is how Christians ought to live. If you, like … Continue reading What Does It Mean to Thrive?