Absolutes. They are easy for kids to understand. Left or Right. Up or down. Yes or no. But what happens when life is a little more complex than that? What happens when you’re given a sphere and within that sphere you fit into orthodox Christianity, and outside of it is heresy? Growing up I was … More A denomination switch
Find yourself Have you ever read a story, watched a movie, or listened to someone talk about finding themselves? They hit a point in their life where they no longer feel secure in who they are, or no longer recognize themselves. Perhaps it is prior to this point they have never consciously thought deeply about … More Coming to terms with an ever changing you
The song “It is Well” is such a beautiful song. “It is well, with my soul…” it talks about that no matter what that person goes through it will be well with their soul all because of Jesus. They can endure life because of Jesus. All the trials, pains, aches, deaths, and treachery will be … More It is well, or Is it well?
Today’s Question: If you ever go to a large city your chances are higher to run into a poor person. Specifically a person that may be homeless. What do you do when these people ask you to spare your change? When someone asks you to help them buy food, purchase a train or bus ticket? … More When to give?
Ever see a mother who gets sick and she is like a machine still flawlessly going through and pushing on even though she is exhausted, sick, and needs rest? Now imagine the father who gets sick, same sickness and he is practically bed riden… why? Today I’m not feeling well and that has been what … More Sickness – Man vs. Woman
I’ve heard it said I talk to much. Perhaps I do. Many times I’ve been told I share too much. I guess I can see that. I never thought I’d hear the words though, “You’re too honest”. What does that last one even mean? In a world full of lies, hurt, pain, wrecked emotions and … More Are you TOO honest?
To find yourself you need a light. A lamp unto your feet as the Psalmist would write. Read more here! … More Back in Chicago