Gravity is something we all believe in. When we get up in the morning we pull our feet out of bed without wondering if they will find the ground. We pour milk on our cereal without fearing it will simply float above the bowl, refusing to go down. We get into our cars and drive […]Read more "Truth is a Fickle Thing "
Every time I see a problem in my life, I want to fix it immediately. I know there are more people in this world like me. We are the fixers. The do-ers. “See a need, fill a need” is our motto. I have screwed up many times because of this mentality. I jump on board […]Read more "Blurred Mirrors."
Life can be confusing. Actually let’s rephrase that. Life is confusing. I could talk about a thousand different examples of life being confusing. But I think there’s a simple way to express the nature of confusion that we all experience. We have the past, the present, and the future playing in our minds simultaneously. We […]Read more "A Beautiful Reflection "
Existence is beautiful. To feel. To see. To touch. To hear. To taste. Beautiful. I’ve been traveling. In the Pacific Northwest, if you like to be specific. I’ve seen mountains, rivers, cliffs, waterfalls, and a few wild animals. Amazing things. Breathtaking things. Awe inspiring things. We may say “small world isn’t it?” But it isn’t. […]Read more "Just Happy to Be Here "
“Whoever dies with the most toys wins” I saw those words on a trailer being pulled by a rather large truck a few summers back. Since I was near the Silver Lake Sand Dunes I imagine the trailer was full of dirt bikes and quads. I laughed when I saw it, it’s a funny little […]Read more "Kobe Bryant and the Meaning of Life"
My entire life’s importance is “living in hope for the mission of the church today.” Anyone who is in my same shoes should be able to say that. The mission of the church today is still the same as it has been yesterday and the day before that. To be the Body of Christ, to […]Read more "Something’s Missing"
You call me out upon the waters The great unknown where feet may fail And there I find You in the mystery In oceans deep My faith will stand Lately, I’ve been struggling with trying to grow closer to God, to focus on my relationship with Christ and not just with Jake. I’ve been […]Read more "What’s in your ocean?"