9 Reasons People Don’t Believe In God


When I look back on my pre-Christian days, I realize it wasn’t so much that I was an atheist as I was more just apathetic. I guess I was an apatheist. I didn’t believe in God, but mostly I didn’t care. Believing in God was irrelevant to me. Today, why people don’t believe in God is totally relevant to me. … Read More

The Ministry of Restoration


All we have to do is look around to see brokenness all around us. It’s the reality of the world we live in. But for as much brokenness that exists, we see just as many examples of God’s restoration. We can find hope in the fact that our brokenness isn’t the end of our story. Each Story Is Different Ryan … Read More

How a Sex Addiction Group Helped Me Forgive My Father

How A Sex Addiction Class Helped Me Forgive

“You need to go to this sex addiction and issues group.” My friend was insisting, but I wasn’t understanding. I had lots of problems, but sex issues weren’t amongst them. “The main idea of the group,” my friend explained again, “is to forgive your parents. Most sex issues and addictions stem from issues with a parent. This group will help … Read More

The Heart of the Matter

The Heart Of The Matter at City on a Hill Studio Blog

As humans, we tend to believe that we are stronger than we really are. We tend to lean on our own understanding and depend on our own strength. We are usually slow to acknowledge God, so it’s not surprising when we get confused and question those things we don’t understand. The heart of the matter is that we resist trusting … Read More

God Can Restore Everything You Have Lost

What is it that you’re truly longing for in life? Beyond the promotion or the vacation, the new house or the new car. What is underneath all the things you think you need? What are you genuinely longing for in your life? Most of us have experienced the loss of something we consider precious to us, whether it’s a relationship, … Read More