Is Attending Church Important While in College?

Long answer short: absolutely. Choosing a church while you’re attending college can be tough, though. After all, if you’ve attended the same church with your family for your entire life, you may not have expected that you would be responsible for choosing a new community of believers to worship God with. Many students who...

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Dorm Room Hacks

While it may be a temporary living space that you share with several other roommates, your dorm room is still your home for the rest of the year at school. There’s something about intentionally setting up and decorating a space that can turn any sort of living situation into a place you feel safe and

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Choosing the Right Laptop for College

In our ever-evolving world of technology, the use of laptops and other devices is on the rise. If you haven’t already been using some version of this tech in high school (and chances are, you definitely have), you’ll certainly need to look into purchasing a computer of some sort for college. Gone are the days

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Staying Safe on Your College Campus

Most colleges and universities have a variety of safety measures in place in order to keep students and faculty safe. However, the reality is that we live in a broken world, and unfortunately, college campuses are among a variety of locations where crime and abuse can occur. The Bible certainly doesn’t encourage us to live

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Are You College Ready?

So much of your time in high school is focused on preparing for the future. There are AP courses, options like Post Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO), meetings with your guidance counselor, and classes on life skills, such as finances. But with all this preparation, how can you know if you’re truly ready for college? With

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Creative Ways to Save Money in College

It’s a well-known fact: most college students are near broke. Between student loans, the atrocious pricing of textbooks, and the lack of time to work a full-time job, money for gas, food, clothes, and entertainment can be pretty scarce. And what about a savings account? If you find yourself staring at your checking account, fearing...

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Sticking with It: Devotions

When it comes to devotions—a time set aside (often each day) to spend time with the Lord—many of us cringe. Yeahhhh, haven’t done that for a good two or three weeks now. The thing is, when it comes to getting in the Word and talking with God, there’s no one-size-fits-all answer to the dilemma that is sticking

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How to Survive Finals Week

Ah, finals week. The late-night hours filled with studying, the gobs of students taking espresso shots on the hour, the feelings of stress buzzing like electricity in the air. At the end of each semester, finals week strikes, and students across campus lean in, put their heads down, and push through the barrage of studying, paper-writing...

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Freshman Year Hacks

Everyone’s college experience is different, so it goes without saying that your first year at school will probably be distinct in its events and happenings. However, while your adventures in college will probably differ from that of your best friend, there are some proactive things you can do to make sure the year goes as

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On Making Wise Choices

College (and life in general) is full of a litany of decisions. Whether it’s choosing how big of a credit load you want to carry next semester, making friends at a party, or deciding on your career path, the choices you make while in school can have a big impact on your future. The Bible doesn’t

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