“Lead me in Your truth and teach me, For You are the God of my salvation; For You I wait all the day.”

Psalm 25:5
Spiritual Reflections
The Christian cop out: 'God has a plan for you'

The Christian cop out: ‘God has a plan for you’

Merissa Holliday talks about what she calls 'The Christian cop out' and how telling someone "God has a plan for you," can be unbeneficial to healing.
Student testimony: The time I realized I lost a friend

Student testimony: The time I realized I lost a friend

Chiara Romero shares a testimony about how God used the loss of a friend to make her new.
Under pressure

Under pressure

Angie Knight reflects on how we as a Christian community feel pressure to be in control of our future when in reality God is in control.
Student testimony: Simple self-image

Student testimony: Simple self-image

Natasha Wilson talks about the struggle she faces of finding where her self-worth and self-image comes from.
Set free from worry, fear and anxiety

Set free from worry, fear and anxiety

Lauren Messmer talks about how God has set her free from worry, fear and anxiety.
Un New Year’s resolution: Made new at anytime

Un New Year’s resolution: Made new at anytime

Chiara Romero talks about her distaste for New Year's resolutions and her perspective of being made new.
Being made afresh

Being made afresh

Natasha Wilson shares how she was set free as a freshman filled with anxieties.
‘Set free’ from all my daily failures

‘Set free’ from all my daily failures

Hilltop Editor-in-Chief Katrina Delamarter talks about the freedom Christ gives her daily.
The struggle of being a romantic single person

The struggle of being a romantic single person

Student Rachel Stadeli reflects on her journey and struggle of being a single person in a Christian community.
Feeling small is a lie

Feeling small is a lie

A student talks about being an intern for Youth For Christ International.
Broken roses still grow

Broken roses still grow

A student reflects on her journey through depression in a Christian community.
Macchiatos and Americanos

Macchiatos and Americanos

A couple weeks ago I received this text from my former youth pastor: Let me know if you can grab some coffee or something with me today…anytime.  After no communication with him for almost a whole year, because of past wounds, countless disagreements, and a “goodbye” to my home church, I wanted to retreat – sink...