The final day of North American Youth Congress has arrived, and with it comes the buildup of faith and power—a concoction producing an atmosphere in which the impossible becomes reality.
The doors opened as thousands of young people poured into the arena, passionately defying the standard of the millions of others who surround them on a daily bases. These young people are driven. But, what is it that drives them? Faith. Faith in the powerful and demonstrative manifestation of the Word of God.
As the students prepared to head off to the split sessions, a short film was presented. This video, “Citizenship,” produced by Ryan Trimble, spoke to the hearts of many in the arena who wanted so desperately to be used of God. It challenged the apostolic young adults to take a stand for their citizenship in God’s kingdom, for … Read More »
I’ll admit to being on that certain social networking site called Facebook. And I’ll even go further to admit that I joined a recent craze on Facebook—the “twenty-five things” craze. It was as simple as it sounds; all it required was posting twenty-five things about yourself. The craze spread like wildfire and soon so many of my friends were posting that I was hard-pressed to keep up. But I persevered, using random spare moments to pull out my phone, log on to Facebook, and catch up on my reading. Most were humorous, some revealed little known facts—and then there was Jessie’s.
Jessie and I were friends in college and haven’t kept up since except via Facebook. Jessie was always interesting, and I was excited to read her twenty-five. I was almost halfway down when number twelve stopped me in my tracks. … Read More »