Do you have a relative or friend, someone you love, who is walking the dangerous path of self-destruction? I do. I have loved ones who struggle with addictions, who bounce in and out of jail, and it’s painful to watch. It’s painful to hear about because I also love the folks who tear their heart … More Homeboy
It’s always fun to dig back into the archives and read old posts. For me, it’s a bit like re-reading a journal and I often see just how much, or how little, I have changed as a writer since my earliest days. My grammar and capitalization has much improved, but my love and thankfulness to … More Thanksgiving in July
Have you ever considered the debate of evolution versus creation? Before taking my Life Science course, I had been moved by a sermon I heard delivered by Mark Driscoll called Creation God Makes which helped me to base my creation beliefs in the Biblical account. But I hadn’t really engaged with evolution as a theory, … More Have you considered creation?
I am a Christian. I believe in Jesus Christ, who came and died on the cross for our sins. I go to this Christian Youth Group for Middle Schoolers, and I’m shocked at how many kids I hear saying, “Oh, my God!” Why? Because of the third commandment. Q. “What is the third commandment?” A. … More My Thoughts on OMG
Because I don’t have enough going on in my life in general…(yes, take a moment to snicker, my family does), I am attempting to finish my Bachelors Degree in Biblical Studies. Eventually I hope to have my Master’s in Biblical Counselling so that I can team up with my husband in our church with counseling. Someday, … More The Creator or Creation?
This post was written shortly after a dear friend of mine lost her 5th child in 2014. We wept together again last month when she lost her 6th child in 2015. Pastor Scott’s sermon came to mind again. Last week was one of mourning for me. A very dear friend of mine miscarried her 5th … More Weep with those who weep.
A friend of mine posted a great reflection this morning and it got me to thinking. Fear is a powerful force that Satan uses against God’s people. I am not generally a fearful person, but recent events have caused my blood pressure to rise and my mind to freeze. I realize my human reaction is … More The Great I AM