by Ernest Liu
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  • Random Snippets
    • Thankful
      I am so thankful to have friends I can share prayer requests with, friends who’ll pray for and care for me and those I care about.
    • Time to Do Hard Things
      Today, our culture expects very little from teens—not much more than staying in school and doing a few chores.
    • Love by Confronting
      The phrase "We need to talk" is always a heart-stopping one. It comes in a variety of flavors, such as…
  • “No”

    You know those times when you invest a lot of time, effort and countless hours of prayer in something just to hear a “no” from God? I just had one of those moments.

    I’d usually take a pretty big blow to the heart on something like this. But for some reason, I’m okay. I think it’s because I’m closer to God now than I have been in the past. The reality that “all I need is God” has never been more real.

    Thanks God. For everything. And thanks to the many people who have been praying for me.