Hold Fast to the Fight

This term has been weird. It’s been real weird. Here are some key updates for the life of Jasmine: -I’ve been the busiest I ever have for as long as I’ve been in college -I’ve become obsessed with figs (seriously, they are the most beautiful of all the fruits) -I’ve impersonated Kid Rock on multiple […]

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The Certainty of Sanctification

I once tried to make a night stand. The process of building this night stand included sanding and staining the wood, probably my least favorite part of the entire ordeal. You see, I’m very impatient and idealistic and want things to be the way I think they should be immediately, so naturally I cut some […]

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True Worship

“Be filled with the Spirit, addressing one another in hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Ephesians 5:18-20   There is a difference between a group of people who are […]

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Sharing Your Personal Gospel Story

  I had the chance to speak to a room of college age women from University Fellowship last night for their weekly gathering called Worthy. I had been asked to speak about what it means to tell your Gospel story in order to share the truth of Jesus. You know, in churchy terms, “your testimony”. […]

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Church: Why We Need Each Other

  I grew up going to church every Sunday, and I do mean “church” not youth group and I do mean “every” Sunday… I have 4 years of perfect attendance pins to prove it!  It was a Lutheran church, lots of aerobic liturgy, stand up quote creeds, sit down, stand up quote more creeds, sing […]

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The Lost Genre

  Influence: The capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself. Influence is a powerful thing. A number of things in this life have an influence on us: our family, friends, school, entertainment, social media and music. Music has been a huge part of […]

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