Posts with the tag “cristina-rosiles”

What is Love?
by Devon McCoy on March 30th, 2021
What is love? Is it a feeling? Words? Actions? Does it vary from person to person or is there a universal definition of how to love? These are some things that are love to me, this list is by no means exhaustive. Spending hours on FaceTime in the midst of the largest civil rights movement in the world because you know they’re not okay,Knowing their coffee order when it changes every other week,Get...  Read More
Investing in Others
by Devon McCoy on February 1st, 2021
One of the most groundbreaking talks that I heard at Wesley happened during my third year as a student. I listened to Blake Wiggins give a talk on honor. When I tell you this talk wrecked me, it destroyed me as a twenty year old that had no idea how to take what I was naturally good at and steward it.  Blake described honor by indicating that essentially everyone has some image of God they were me...  Read More
Shame is Not Home for the Holidays
by Devon McCoy on January 3rd, 2021
Home is a hard concept when you are in the middle of  a healing process. It may not even be that your family are bad people or that they are the ones who have harmed you. Sometimes that can be the case and I want to acknowledge that, but that is not always the case. In my opinion, one reason home can be hard is that your family is not your safest people. For healing to be a priority in someone’s j...  Read More
His Pursuit of You Begins with Love
by Devon McCoy on November 16th, 2020
“Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?” And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment.  And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. On these two commandments depend all the Law and the Prophets.” - Matthew 22:36-40These are the words of Jesus as to...  Read More
One Degree of Glory to Another
by Devon McCoy on October 12th, 2020
One thing I am convinced of is that the process of transformation with Christ means getting back to the basics of humanity. The first description that is applied to humanity is that we are the “image bearers” of God (Genesis 1:26). We were created for union, knowing fully and being known fully. Everything was perfect until sin and shame entered the picture. Humanity was living in its fullest capac...  Read More