When Life Knocks Me Over…Again

  My faith is in you. I’ve said it so many times over the past couple months. My faith is in you, God. Don’t let me be ashamed. But it seems the more I trust the worse things get. Proportional to my faith is my trouble. I try to do right and everything goes wrong. God you promised. “Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed.” (Romans 10:11.) … Continue reading When Life Knocks Me Over…Again

I Don’t Find God in Church

Sometimes we think that all the answers are at church. We think that to learn about God, we need to go to church. We think that to get “more spiritual” we should go to church. We think that our problems will be solved if we go to church. We think that we are closest to God at church. And while church is very, very important, … Continue reading I Don’t Find God in Church

The Grass is Really Greener On the Other Side

Naturally, I see the negative first. I brace myself for the worst. “I’m just being realistic” I say, but in reality, I’m seeing the cup half empty. I’m a pessimist. Maybe you are too. Maybe you, like me, make plans while already thinking of a million ways they will probably get ruined. Maybe you, like me, set your goals too low because anything higher is … Continue reading The Grass is Really Greener On the Other Side

But is it Wise?

“The Bible doesn’t actually say it’s wrong!” I get this excuse over and over again. “You can’t show me a verse saying it’s a sin, so it must be okay!” People expect all the answers to be in black and white. And you know what? It shows they’re lazy. They don’t want to take the time to study and figure it out. And not only … Continue reading But is it Wise?