The Moral Argument

Faith, that is the question. It is really easy to say “yeah I believe” just to follow aimlessly because you heard that the bible is all truth. People around you believe it, that its life-changing, but you don’t want to be the odd one out so you agree and join. …

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If all humanity…

If all humanity looked at what was wrong with the world, turned to their neighbor, and asked them what THEY saw, they would probably find their answers to be incredibly similar. We know who we are. Who we want to be. Who we don’t want to be. We know. So …

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This Is Real Life

Have you ever woken up and been like, “Dang it. Why is it not Friday yet?” Well, that is me about 50% of the time. Every day is a marathon, believe me. You wake up, get dressed, brush your teeth, and eat breakfast. Then you catch the bus, sitting for …

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Childlike Wonder

In our modern world, with all of our technology, people may think we’ve cracked the code, or unlocked the secrets of how to do everything. Hilarious. Walk up to someone on the street, and ask them to explain how the sun works. How the amazon rain forest has become the …

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Recovering Wonder

This moment is profound. It is significant. I’m not doing anything. I am sprawled in a recliner, twenty feet from the ocean. This is the extent of my activity. Submerged in sunshine, I contemplate life and the panorama before me. I can see surging breakers, rolling over an azure ocean. …

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Getting Off the Couch

Life is unfair. Just turn on the TV, read the paper, or look at the stats on the ‘net. Murder, war, suicide, disease, slavery, it’s everywhere. It’s hard to ignore, but if anyone could be the best at ignoring it, it would be us, the North American population. Everyday we …

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Called Simply to Love.

“Love one another”. John 13:34 What a simple verse. What does it mean to love one another? Well. One thing I am reminded of tonight is that God created us for relationships. To build relationships. To expect God to work. To expect Gods great love to move even in the …

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Real Friendship

God is good. This weekend I went on a retreat with  my youth.  Going into the retreat I was thinking the same thing I always think before going on one of the retreats. “None of my really good friends are going, and I went last year, so is it worth …

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Deep Squiggles Pondering The Mundane

Emotions are things that I’ve lived with my whole life. They’re my friends in a way. They teach me who I am, they validate my experience. In turn I validate them. I’ve been through a couple traumas in life. More than a couple. I’ve been through a lot. With every …

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Is there a place in Christianity for Gamers?

In today’s world, a large group of people are or have played a game of some sort. In the video game world, more and more games have violence in them. In the Bible, people are told not to commit acts of violence. Does this mean that as a gamer who …

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