I am angry! I have had to work through this, because I still have remnants of the religion of my youth, that say as a Christian, I should be “calm and loving”. There are a lot of reasons to be angry, today. In fact I have changed from a self-proclaimed “news junky” to a news … Continue reading Sanctified Anger…..
I know these are very stressful times and many are simply having a difficult time, coping or knowing where do we go from here. Many in the faith community start with platitudes and their "All Knowingness" moronic answers. The government and news media points fingers and accuses each other for being slow, fake or whatever … Continue reading In times like these….
After such a violent weekend, how do we respond? Thoughts and Prayers are not wrong or unecessary. They are a part of what we as a nation can and should offer for those who lost loved ones. However, are we really thinking or praying about the terrible violence of such cowardly acts. If we truly … Continue reading Half Staff…But Full Resolve
This morning I was reading a writing from Oswald Chambers that stated (paraphrased) the snare of christians today is not worldliness but rather taking on and being conformed to the pattern of the religious of today. During this time of "Again" AND BRINGING BACK THE "GOOD OLE DAYS", I can think of no better time … Continue reading Flaming Trail Blazers
I haven't posted much lately because I have been really battling with anxiety and depression. Sometimes we dont talk about the real stuff in our lives. So I thought I would share. My faith is more than just what I believe. It is what enables me to survive. Faith is like that, powerful but messy! … Continue reading the Struggle is real…..
“Then Jesus said to his disciples, “If any of you wants to be my follower, you must give up your own way, take up your cross, and follow me.” Matthew 16:24 NLT https://www.bible.com/116/mat.16.24.nlt “Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wishes to follow Me [as My disciple], he must deny himself [set aside selfish … Continue reading Is American Christianity self-centered?
There are not many things in life, that are not settled. As I mature, I realize I know less and less which is ok. Absolutes, make me nervous. My faith serves me best in the regions of questions. Now I am not speaking of anti-science or just naive faith. I am speaking of, things in … Continue reading Places and Action! plus surrender…
There was a time that I finally came out to myself. What do I mean by that. Well it is possible to deny so deeply, that you do not realize that you are gay. My beliefs were that if I was gay, God would reject me. So is it any wonder, I wold not allow … Continue reading What did disqualify, now qualifies!
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