The Purpose: Why God? Why Me?


Why God? Why Me? By: Adam Stluka   “He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When others are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us.” ~ 2 Corinthians 1:4 ~ I read that verse over and over as it truly makes me […]

The Purpose: Spirit


Spirit By Craig Gyergyo One of the highlights of any trip to the airport is a walk on the moving sidewalk. If you are like me, most times you build up a head of steam with your suitcase in tow, and jump onto the moving sidewalk in the passing lane on the left so that […]

The Purpose: Reeling It In


Reeling It In Name: Morgan Cooper BFR Kids Coordinator and Blogger Who is a God like you, who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy. Micah 7:18 (NIV) Casting all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 (NIV) When I was about 14 years old, I […]

The Purpose: Let the Children Come to Me


Let the Children Come to Me by: Craig Gyergyo One of the most popular refrains of the classic rock era is Pink Floyd’s, “Hey, Teacher!  Leave them kids alone!”  (You can hear it playing in your mind right now, can’t you?)  In keeping with the times, this lyric from the song “Another Brick in the […]

The Purpose: Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil


Hear No Evil, See no Evil, Speak No Evil By: Britney Christie Co-Founder of Be Free Revolution and The Rev Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil- Ok how many of you have channeled those three little monkeys in a picture with friends or used these emojis?  I know that I have. I […]

The Purpose: From Ordinary to EXTRAordinary


From Ordinary to EXTRAordinary By: Morgan Cooper BFR Kids Coordinator and Blogger And to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that ye might be filled with all the fullness of God. Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh […]

The Purpose: Others Before Me


Others Before Me By: Jared Cooper High School Teacher “Do nothing from selfishness of empty conceit, but with humility of mind, regard one another as more important than yourselves. Do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others.” Philippians 2:3-4  (NASB) We live in a world where selfishness […]

The Purpose: Don’t Give Up


Don’t give up! By: Adam Stluka Director of Venue Relations Varsity Brands Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding; think about Him in all your ways, and He will guide you on the right paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 How many times in our lives are we thrown […]

The Purpose: Love is a Verb


This week’s devotion is written by one of our incredible team members, Nick Wirwa. He and his amazing wife, Mary Helen, joined the BFR family back in 2012 and continue to serve through sponsoring 2 incredible kids in Uganda. We hope that you are encouraged by his words this week. Love is a Verb By: Nick Wirwa […]

5 Ways to Make Your Passion Your Everyday


We are coming into a generation where it is much more common to see people discovering and following their passion and making it into a career.  Making an impact and working towards the greater good is something I see so much more of now within this up and coming generation- They want to dive in […]