CategoryFaith & Spiritual Growth

Welcome to the “Faith & Spiritual Growth” category, where we will pursue topics like growing your faith, learning your identity in Christ, and understanding intimacy with Jesus. In these posts, we will explore the character, teachings, and impact of Jesus Christ and what that means to you and your life today.

Whether you’re a devout believer seeking deeper understanding, a skeptic questioning traditional narratives, or simply curious about Jesus and how He left an indelible mark on humanity.

Join us on a journey of exploration, as we seek to continually reveal the character of Jesus and what significance He can have on your life today.

Wrong Teachings In The Church About Heart Pain And How To Right Them

As Christians, we’ve been taught wrong. We’ve been taught that life is hard, you will suffer, and we should grin and bear it until we get to heaven. Like we are just sitting ducks until we get to heaven. I’ve heard pastors say you are not of this world based on John 15:18-19. 18 “If the world hates you, keep in mind that it hated me first. 19 If you belonged to the world, it would love you as its own. […]

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Bible Study About Forgiveness: Learning To Let Go

Bible Study About Forgiveness: Learning To Let Go

The topic of forgiveness can be a touchy one. We don’t have to do hours of theological research to know that forgiveness is a major part of the Christian faith. But, most of us have deep empathy for those who have endured trauma leaving many unanswered questions. Do terrorists or criminals get away with causing deep pain to others? Does a lawless deed go unpunished because we exercise true forgiveness? Where is the boundary? We need the supernatural power of […]

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The Promise of Isaiah 54: From Barrenness To Increase

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Let’s learn the promises within Isaiah 54 which explain how we can go from barrenness to increase in our lives. Isaiah 54 is a chapter that the Lord has given to me over and over again. When I say given to me I mean that this chapter of scripture has been prophesied over me and that Jesus has led me to this specific chapter of Isaiah since the beginning of my walk with Him. I have read it and declared […]

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The “Isaiah Song” by Maverick City Music With Video

pink graphic with a text overlay saying: Prophetic Worship, Isaiah Song by Maverick City Music With Lyrics & Video; then there is script text saying: includes my fertility story!

The latest version of the Isaiah Song from Maverick City Music is absolutely amazing and filled with Holy Spirit anointing. During my fertility journey, which was an extreme time of personal growth, my friend texted me this new song and I was so incredibly blessed.  The Isaiah Song is based on much of the book of Isaiah in the Old Testament but I can see direct references to Isaiah 43 and Isaiah 54. The bible verses of this passage of […]

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Incredible Worship Song: “Love Note” by Upperroom featuring Abbie Gamboa 

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“Love Note” by Upperroom is an incredible worship song about you and Father God. As Abbie Gamboa sings, I feel wrapped in the Father’s arms experiencing the deep love He has for me. I am sharing this song with the prayer that you will have a similar encounter with God. When we are learning who Jesus is worship songs are a great way to experience Him and His beautiful presence. Anointed Worship Every time I listen to this song my […]

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How Worship Saved My Life

Read time: Worshiping God Literally Saved My Life When I was in my greatest emotional pain worship saved my life. By shifting my focus from myself to my God, my perspective changed and I was able to thank God despite my circumstances. Each and every person on this earth has been made in God’s image. As a result we are wired to worship the Godhead and seek the presence of God. The Godhead is Father God, Jesus, and Holy Spirit. […]

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Psalm 130

Psalm 130 gets my heart’s attention as I read it because I can relate to the pain of despair being expressed. I can also attest to God’s faithful answers to each one of my heart’s cries. This is a psalm of redemption. When David began writing he was afflicted in his soul but he ends the psalm with words of redeeming hope. David’s Heart Cry David begins with a heart cry from his soul requesting an answer to his prayer. […]

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Protector by Kim Walker-Smith

Protector is a worship song by Kim Walker-Smith that spoke directly to my heart in a time when I am believing for God to do the impossible. The beginning is so powerful because she starts by coming out of agreement with the lies of the enemy. I speak about capturing every thought and bringing it to the truth of God’s word in my blog Authority in Christ because what you agree with is so VITAL to your walk with Jesus. […]

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Jesus Knows Your Name

Blog post by: Rayna Piazza Let’s soak in His presence as Tasha Cobbs leads worship with her song, “You Know My Name.” This song is so anointed by God. Sit back and let these lyrics absorb in your spirit. Allow it to change you. I believe you will be refreshed and energized in a new way. Just relax and listen. Give Father God permission to move on your heart. This song rocked my world. To think that the Creator of […]

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Never Lose Hope

Blog post by: Rayna Piazza Let’s pick up in Psalm 27:7-14. You can read the prior blog on Psalm 27: 1-6 here. David encourages himself to never lose hope no matter what he faces. He cries out to God in desperation. As I mentioned in my last post, this Psalm was written while David was waiting for his promise to be king. You see, he was not king yet and King Saul, the current king, had released an army to […]

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