Being A Christian In College Isn't Easy, But It Is Worth It

Being A Christian In College Isn't Easy, But It Is Worth It

It's about where you turn when life comes crashing down.

People constantly tell me being a Christian in college is hard. Well, they aren't wrong. Relinquishing control to God is not something that comes naturally to us and it takes a lot of work. I've been in college now for about six weeks, and I have seen the biggest leap in my faith from where I was to where I am now.

I know that a lot of my articles recently have been about my faith and my walk with Christ, but if that's what He's calling me to do...who am I to say no? That has been a lot of what my journey has looked like. It's been a lot of, "whatever you want God" and, "if it's your will, then it's my will."

Let me tell you firsthand, that is not easy. Completely and utterly giving your life to Christ is one of the craziest things you will ever do. We have been brought up with this idea that we need to have control over our own lives. The thought of giving that up is terrifying, yet I have found so much freedom in it.

When all of the exams, projects, and presentations pile up, it's easy to push God to the side and say, "Yeah, I'll read my Bible tomorrow. I don't have time right now." I think one of the most incredible things about being a Christian is that we are covered by grace.

That's kind of my new tagline and it has been my motto over the last week or so. Truly, though, what a concept! We can mess up continually, and we are still covered by the grace of God. He understands that we will focus on earthly things sometimes, and He is ready and waiting, no matter what, to just completely cover us in His grace.

I think one of the most important things about being a Christian in college is learning how to say no. That has always been something I have struggled with, and I never want to upset anyone.

What I've learned is that if your "friends" are trying to get you to do something you don't want to do, they aren't your friends! Never be afraid to stand up for what you believe in and push your faith to the forefront of your mind always.

The overall and most exciting thing that has happened since I've been here at TCU is watching God use me to bring other people to Him. Even just the simple act of bringing someone to church can change the pathway of how they live their lives.

I guess what I'm trying to say here is never be afraid to spread the Good News. Our entire goal here on this planet as Christians is to let people know about God, and I think that is the best way to stay strong in your faith throughout college.

Make friends, read your Bible, and spread the news of the Lord wherever you go!

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Simplest Way to Remove Carpet Stains

How to Remove Carpet Stains

The thing you love the most will definitely cause you a great deal of tension. Wondering how? Let’s face the truth. Say for example, your beloved house is decorated with some beautiful and amazing carpets, in some cases they are very expensive. If your lovely carpet suffers a stain, the tension to remove the carpet stain will definitely take your sleep away. Those who have previous experience of carpet stains know to what extent my claim is true. 

It doesn’t matter how much careful you are at your house, your lovely carpet might become the victim any time. Whether the culprit be your kid, or your pet, or even a simple and small mishap, the apple of your eye, I mean your carpet, can get molested in a blink of an eye.

I have seen many people asking, how I can remove old stains, or red wine stain, or coffee stain from carpet. And the most common question I came through is “How can I get pet stains out of carpet?”

In face of such a sorry incident, you will probably want to tear apart your own hair looking for a quick solution. Trust me when I say, “I can feel you, Sis/Bro!” And trust me even more when I say, “The simplest solution to this SCARY problem might be hiding in your house!”

You probably have heard that vinegar is a great cleaning tool. If so, you’ve heard it right and it can be used to remove carpet stains as well. However, you’ll be even more amazed to know that adding some baking soda to vinegar will turn it into a SUPER CLEANER!

You don’t have to believe me just now. Try it at home and enjoy the MAGIC yourself! Don’t worry about the precautionary measures, it is completely safe!

In this article, you’ll be able to learn how to remove almost any kind of tough carpet stains using vinegar and baking soda. 

This is a step by step process. Go through the steps carefully and then ACTION!

The first step is DO NOT RUSH! Yes, it’s the first step. Because rushing to remove the stain from your carpet might destroy the temperament of the carpet’s fabric. Or, in some cases, the fabric might lose some color. And I’m sure you do not want that.

The second step is to gather your TOOLS. You’ll need just five things – (a) Baking Soda, (b) Vinegar, (c) Spray Bottle, (d) Scrubber, and (e) Vacuum Cleaner. Yes, that’s all you need to complete your mission. Don’t get too excited if you have all the necessary weapons at your disposal. You still have a long way to go. 

APPLY BAKING SODA is the third step. What you need to do at first is to apply a layer of baking soda over the area your lovely carpet has lost some beauty, I mean over the stains. 

Wait! There is an important thing you need to know before you proceed with this step. You have to analyze the stain you are dealing with. In general, you might face with two different situations – a stain that is wet or a stain that has already dried up.

If your stain is still wet, you need to use tissue paper to blot the stain area. Be careful to not spread the stain more. Continue this process till the wetness of the stain is gone. Then apply baking soda. And if the stain is already dried up, you can directly apply baking soda.

And don’t be a miser while applying baking soda; it’s a matter of your beautiful carpet, right? Simply apply common sense to determine the amount and that would be just fine. Nothing to worry!

In the fourth step, you need to SPRAY VINEGAR. Before you start spraying, don’t forget to add water to the vinegar and make it a 50-50 solution. Spray bottles are very common these days. I’m sure that it won’t be a big issue for you to collect one. Just one reminder in this step – be careful that all the baking soda you’ve applied are properly soaked in vinegar solution.

Step five is WAITING. I know waiting can be very boring in a situation like this. But you’ve to follow the procedure properly to revive the beauty of your lovely carpet. 

Remember that I’ve mentioned two different situations in the third step? Good news is that if you’re dealing with wet stain, waiting for 5-10 minutes will do the job. After the waiting period is over, use tissue paper to dry up the stained area.

But if you’re dealing with a stain that has already dried up, you might want to wait minimum half an hour. The waiting period will depend on how old stain you’re dealing with. You might need to wait even few hours if you’re treating a year-old-stain.

Step six – SCRUB IT LOSE. Use your scrubber to scrub the dried baking soda on the stain. When I say scrub it lose, I mean scrub it well. But don’t scrub too hard to hurt your carpet.

Step seven is to CLEAN UP THE DUST. You have one tool left to use, right? Use vacuum cleaner to suck up the dust fully. 

And the final step – ENJOY! I hope there is a big smile on your face by now. If so, mission successful!

In case your mission is partially complete, please be patient enough to follow all the steps once again carefully. You’ll definitely succeed.

However, you could be one of the very few unlucky people, if the stain is still on your lovely carpet. If that is the case, don’t worry. Your carpet is okay. Vinegar and baking soda won’t harm the carpet. You just need to call a cleaning service. That’s all.

There are tons of products and solutions available in the market including rug doctor to treat carpet stains. But after all the case studies I’ve gone through, I would give this method 9 out of 10.

So, this is the simplest, safest, cost effective and easiest way to remove stain from carpet.

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