Welcome to the Blog

I have a passion for writing and speaking, and I have a passion for inspiring others to grow in hope, perspective and faith. The thought occurred to me, Why not multiply those passions together in order to serve a greater purpose? So, that's what I've set out to do. My hope is that this site can be a both refuge and a refueling for your life.

Aaron Brewer

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    8 Practical Ways to Live Like Jesus

    Context The only way to understand what Jesus was saying (or anything really) is to put it in its full context. In the beatitudes, we see Jesus teach 8 simple phrases that have similar formulas: "God blesses the (something seemingly negative or weak), for they'll receive (something good) in heaven." It seems like if we suffer a little now, we'll receive a reward later in heaven. But this isn't at all how the disciples would have understood the teaching, and it's not how...  Read More...

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    Who Do I Really Work For?

    You've probably heard the phrase, Choose a job you love, and you will never work a day in your life. I get it, but it's not true. It's still work. The phrase itself suggests that work is pejorative, but work can be the thing that actually fulfills your dream and your God-given purpose.   Read More...

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    Comparison Kills

    Have you ever been months or even decades into a work, hobby, or relationship and found yourself comparing it to someone else's work, hobby, or relationship? Although I once thought it was a good measuring tool, I'm now learning that it's one of the most dangerous things you can do to yourself, your work, your hobby, or your relationship. I was at a church leaders' conference in Atlanta in 2018 and heard Pastor Craig Groeschel say, "The fastest way to kill something great is to compare it t...  Read More...

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