by Ernest Liu
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  • Random Snippets
    • CBM and the Spiritual High
      Campers and counselors are excited, because in the next two weeks, we’re gonna rock the grounds at CBM Camp! It’s that time of year when we get a taste of Heaven, where we rejoice among saints without distraction. Many of […]
    • How Not to Ask For Counseling
      My pastor told me that when most people go to them for advice, they don't really go for the advice. They just want to hear the pastor affirm or justify their concerns.
    • Is it Bad that Most Christians Don’t Pray Like This?
      Tap. Phone loaded. Swipe tap. Messenger loaded. Tap tap tap. Friends get shotgun spammed with texts. I'm asking for prayer requests, and…
  • “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.