Living a Spirit-Filled Life

written by Leiana Barreyro  “You’re just not good enough.” These words, though not often explicitly spoken aloud, can frequently wander through our thoughts and seem to become true the longer they are there. We often try to compensate for these feelings of inadequacies through finding affirmation from others or seeking after temporary joys to distract ... continue reading

Testimony of the Week: Patrick Yu

Patrick is a second year History major who wishes to pursue a career in dentistry. Outside of class, he enjoys playing mobile games and watching anime/Korean-dramas.   Although I called myself a Christian, I wasn’t much of one when I was younger. On the outside, I seemed like the good kid: I went to church every ... continue reading

Testimony of the Week: Estelle Yao

Estelle is a second year, pre human biology major. She loves deep conversations and traveling. She is down to try new things…except chocolate! “In returning and rest you shall be saved; in quietness and in trust shall be your strength.” (Isaiah 30:15) God’s master plan of salvation is unfathomable. How amazing it is that I, ... continue reading

Testimony of the Week: Josephine Wang

Josephine is a fourth year psychology major who wants to seek a career in occupational therapy. During her free time, you can find her jamming out on her ukulele, seizing every opportunity to make a lame pun, and eating every kind of dessert! Growing up, my brother was quite rebellious, he often got suspended from ... continue reading

A Beautiful Reflection

written by Leah Cheng If you asked, “What is one thing you feel very convicted about?” I would say that it’s the importance of the family unit. Scripture clearly states God’s original design for humankind in the covenant of marriage (Gen 2:24) and the roles of men and women (Eph 5:22-33; 1 Peter 3:1-7). God ... continue reading

Testimony of the Week: Bethany Hom

Bethany is a second year psychology major, who gets overly excited about food, loves being crafty (in terms of DIY projects, not being sneaky) and enjoys speaking fondly of her days working at Jamba Juice. By the grace of God I was raised in a Christian home. I am extremely thankful for this, as from ... continue reading

What is your life: A Call for Self-Examination

written by Matthew Kim  “What is your life? For you are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes.” – James 4:14 This passage does not ask, “What is life,” but rather “what is your life?” If someone asked you this question, how would you respond? There are many different ways you ... continue reading

Testimony of the Week: David Pu

David is a delicate flower who enjoys playing games on his mobile phone. However, his love for God is greater than his love for said games. I believed myself to be a fairly tolerant person. I felt that each individual was entitled to live however they pleased as long as they lived without troubling others. ... continue reading

Songs from Friday, 05/19/17

Opening Song: Hallelujah for the Cross by Newsboys Rock of Ages by Chris Rice All I Have is Christ by Sovereign Grace Music Before the Throne of God Above by Shane and Shane By Faith by Keith and Kristyn Getty Song of Response: Boldly I Approach by Rend Collective

Honoring God Inside & Out: On Handling Emotions Biblically

written by Grace Trinh  Too often, I’ve realized, I follow my emotions more carefully than I follow Christ. I’d flit between states of happiness, regret, excitement, and discouragement in the span of a few hours. Frustration would lead to lashing out, indignation to bitterness against others, sorrow to hopeless unproductivity. Sometimes, I struggle tremendously just ... continue reading