Tessa Hall

True Maturity

“Don’t become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into it without even thinking. Instead, fix your attention on God… Unlike the culture around you, always dragging you down to its level of immaturity, God brings the best out of you, develops well-formed maturity in you.” (Romans 12:2 MSG) If you’ve seen the movie “Grease,” then you probably remember ...

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Another Love Dare

I’d like you to understand when I say, “God is our God.” Of course he is. Even Satan knows that. But just knowing this truth isn’t all that being a Christian is about. Mark 8:34 says: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.” (NIV) Let’s say there’s a guy that ...

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The “Body” of Christ

You have legs to walk; eyes to see; ears to hear, and a nose to smell. If it weren’t for these body parts, which contain a specific assignment, we wouldn’t be able to accomplish certain jobs. 1 Corinthians 12:12-27 (NCV) says: “If each part of the body were the same part, there would be no body. But truly God put ...

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Relish Your Youth

“You who are young, make the most of your youth. Relish your youthful vigor. If something looks good to you, pursue it. But also know that not just anything goes; You have to answer to God for every last bit of it.” (Ecclesiastes 11:9 MSG) Your cell phone explodes with text messages on the latest gossip. The girl in math ...

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We Were Made To Worship

Notice the title says “We Were Made to Worship.” Not “We Were Made To Worship God.” We were made to worship, period. The way you live fills in the blank. Each of us was born with a desire inside of us to give something or someone praise. Unfortunately, many of us fill this desire by worshiping things other than the ...

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