Why Am I On Earth?

Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,  teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the

4 Books Every Christian Should Read

On a constant basis, Christians are always searching for ways to draw closer to God. Daily devotionals and bible challenges work well in this effort, but books are one way to truly dig deeper into your relationship with Him. Below are four books that will help you draw closer to

How Can We Study God’s Word for Ourselves?

Earlier this month, REFRESH Magazine founder Erica Relaford explained how we can properly and effectively read and understand God's word for ourselves. In the video below, Erica takes this topic one step further and explains in depth how we can truly be proactive in our individual study, referencing 1 Timothy

I Survived: Rashad’s Story

Rashad Corey grew up with one goal in mind--to figure out his purpose in the world. However, without a father in his life to guide him, Rashad began to feel misunderstood and in desperation, he searched for his sexual identity. Seeking help, Rashad reached out to his pastor. What started out

Holding on to God’s Promises

Praise the LORD who has given rest to his people Israel, just as he promised. Not one word has failed of all the wonderful promises he gave through his servant Moses. - 1 Kings 8:65 NLT How many people do you know hold true to everything they say?  Not many I’m