I’ve slept my slumber I’ve dreamt my dreams I’ve read the words I’ve woke it seems… …to absurdity Yes I have been away from the blog life but once more it comes crawling up my back to wheeze heavily into my ear. This election has me doing all sorts of tap dancing in my soul. […]Read more "Random thoughts on the Election"
One of the battles Christians have either not been willing to fight or not have noticed is that the world would have you believe that the language found in the Bible is hate speech. Using words like “wicked” “unrighteous” and “abomination” is not hate speech when spoken by our Heavenly Father. To condemn evil, and […]Read more "A battle of words."
There is a question that I love to ask people that I meet. “What is the one thing you understand about life that you wish everyone else in the world understood just as well?” This question often gets to the heart of what a person truly cares about and what they actually believe about life. […]Read more "What God is building."
My brother Kyle and I recently (and seemingly continually) had a bout on twitter. The back and forth centered around who the ultimate authority of a persons life is. My stance of course is that God is that authority, and his position is that each individual is the authority over their own life. He wanted […]Read more "Thinking like a Christian (or at least one like me.)"
I heard a great quote this week. “You can choose your sin, but you can’t choose your consequence.” How many times have we done the wrong thing, and then were very displeased with what happened afterward? Everyday we are presented with choices, and sin is often one of them. We can choose whether or not […]Read more "Sin and Consequence"
There is a big difference between calling something a sin and judging people for their sin. “God is our judge” and to this I say yes and amen. But in our culture there are certain sins that if you call it as such people will automatically feel judged or feel that you are being judgmental. […]Read more "On judging sin (or only appearing to)"
Yesterday I made a post that caused quite the hullabaloo. I ended up having to take it down. There were as they say”too many eggs in the pudding.” So I decided to throw that batch out and start over. Consider this the reset button. I’ve taken out the cartridge and blown off the dust and […]Read more "Today’s absurdity is tomorrows progress."