It Starts with ME. A practical guide to becoming a selfish Christian.

Since a child, I had this sort of fantasy about sacrificing my life for the greater good of all.  And it wasn’t until recently that I realized this death wish is more likely to surface as an integral part of certain personalities but also as a tricky preoccupation that most Christians struggle with day to…

Art

Restless emotions caught in still pictures of desire blending endlessly with hope for a future of possibilities hidden beneath the surface of everyday life where we sleep alone with our dreams of waking up to more than moments that pass us by. It’s never certain how the story ends but there’s a soul weaved into…

Adoption: The opposite of Truth is a LIE

Lately I’ve been processing Scripture from this perspective:  Assuming the Word of God is Truth, and the Bible is the Word of God–I take a verse from the Bible and re-phrase it to say something totally opposite, so that I can then see the correlating LIE(S). The reason I’m going to such great lengths to…

Navy Yard Shooting – The Thoughts that Count

What we think determines how we feel.  Or does it?  Because if we’re so sure that our thoughts shape our feelings, wouldn’t it make sense for us to spend a deliberate amount of time trying to discipline our thought life?  Yet most of us continue to enjoy the luxury (or the curse) of letting our…

God, If You’re Real

God, if you’re real Then where are you When right now Somewhere in this world There’s a child Hopeless and alone Feeling a heap of shame That they inherited Passed down To them Because parents do What their parents did Replaying Distorted images Struggling humans Just fighting for the breath To stay alive 9 to…