Love is a Song There's nothing more beautiful than the blend of mathematics, emotions, melodies, harmonies, and instruments (vocal and otherwise) that is the gift of song. I do not share in that gift. Both of my parents studied music in college, sing and play instruments. I did not inherit this gift, but I appreciate … Continue reading Love is a Song
Our lives overload us with a problem of 'too'. We're overwhelmed with too many choices, too many distractions, leaving us with too little time.
I have taken some time to read three books recently that have helped shed light on my current struggles. That's not generally something I do. Usually I use books a means to learn something or entertain myself. But these three books have really been helpful for me. Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life - Dr. … Continue reading Oodles of Books, December Playlist
My friend, Juliette, challenged me to a month of thankfulness, and so I thought that I would write about that here. So now that Inktober is over, let the #thirtydaysofthanksgiving begin! I am thankful for God. Thankful that He exists, that I can know Him, and that He knows me. Over time, I have come … Continue reading Thankful Day 01
On this segment of pop culture preacher, I'll be talking about the Lord of the Rings trilogy. So spoilers if you haven't seen that, but - really? - it came out in the early 2000s? Go watch it. Also, spoilers for the Bible. Same response if you are concerned with spoilers for that too (+/- … Continue reading Lord of the Rings and Our Problem with Suffering
"You deserve this," the voice says. At first, it is a faint whisper. Its tone is seductively innocent. It merely wants what's best for you (and only you). After all, you deserve what you want, and why can't you have it? You work hard. You pull your own weight. You've done without enough times. You deserve … Continue reading You Deserve This
It is well even when you can't sleep It is well even when you feel trapped. It is well even when you can't see. It is well even when it's not.