I've been struggling a lot lately in my connection with others. I've come to find that maybe I am struggling because I've been holding back parts of me.... I struggle opening up to people. It is really hard for me to build a connection that is outside a professional setting. I don't know how to … Continue reading Plugged In: Church Body
There is so much Christians try to force onto people that they call salvation. They call how you dress salvation. They call the gifts of the holy spirit salvation. They even call the holy ghost salvation. What many Christians call salvation isn't truly salvation, but results of salvation. So I'll just put it out there … Continue reading How Do I Become Saved?
Whose walk with God has been a linear line with no unexpected twist, turns, and detours? Whoever you people are, call me, seriously, I would love to pick your brain and your life experiences apart to learn from such a rare specimen. All joking aside... I doubt there truly are people who've lived a smooth … Continue reading I Took the Scenic Route, and I’m Glad
When you reach the end of your life and you stand before Jesus, what will he say to you? "Come on in my good and faithful servant". Or... "Depart from me you worker of iniquity". I think we all would like to think that we would be welcomed in, however, the Bible does tell us … Continue reading Deeper
I've spent a lot of time lately contemplating the state of my union. Not my marital union but my national one... The more we know, the more we have to admit we don't know. The more we see of this life the more we know there is so much more that we haven't seen. Where … Continue reading Thinking out loud – Politics
This morning's thoughts from my Facebook page: When life happens it is easy to think it is unjust and even random. When we go through life and things we plan for and hope for only get so far, then fall apart, it is easy to blame ourselves, our shortcomings, and our drive. We question whether … Continue reading Derailed
When the lights go out, it doesn't go all at once. Like when a house goes dark, it goes room by room. It is slow, but with each light switch it is obvious I am not lit as brightly as I once was. Sometimes when these waves come, it isn't all consuming. It is just … Continue reading When the Lights Go Out
e·nough iˈnəuf/ determiner & pronoun 1. as much or as many as required. "too much work and not enough people to do it" synonyms: sufficient, plenty, a sufficient amount, an adequate amount, as much as necessary; More adverb 1. to the required degree or extent (used after an adjective, adverb, or verb); adequately. "before he … Continue reading Enough
I am broken. There have many times in my life where I have been broken and hurting. Then I go through seasons of amazingly happy moments and contentment. But then, there are the seasons like this. Nothing is really wrong with my life... Actually, I live a pretty good life. Before I settled down and … Continue reading Brokenness
Join Me Tonight at 10:30 pm EST (moved back because I am travelling)! I will be live streaming a political discussion as to why we always seem to vote for whomever we vote for to vote against the other person. I've become tired of this silly political game and decided to vote 3rd party. I … Continue reading Vote FOR someone !