Bob Marley once said “The people who are trying to make this world worse aren’t taking a day off. Why should I?” I have taken too many days off. Too many days of not loving people. Too many days of being selfish. Too many days of being silent. Too many days of inflicting pain. Too […]Read more "Why should I? "
This is something that I have been thinking of for some time. As a relatively new christian, I have always had somewhat of a patriotic background. All of my grandfathers were in the military, my uncle, and father are firefighters, and my father and brother are police officers, so the term hero has a lot […]Read more "Christianity and Patriotism. I Pledge Allegiance to God."
It’s weird to be me. People ask me what I do and I always have a hard time responding. “I write and speak about philosophy and theology” That doesn’t have the best ring to it. It also feels very odd to call yourself a philosopher or a theologian. I can’t possibly be smart enough to […]Read more "No More Seashells "
“My favorite thing about fishing is you never know what your gonna get. Maybe you’ll catch an old boot” An 8 year old said those words to me today. Here’s how those beautiful, profound, and life altering words came about. This 8 year old kid was on his way to go fishing on a small […]Read more "It’s All in the Adjectives "
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?"
Alex has this way of helping me get through school. When we sit down and talk, she will help help me make a checklist for all that I need to get done for the week, just so I don’t fall behind. I love that she does this. But what happens if I miss something on […]Read more "Earn Your Christianity."
The Earth that we live on is an interesting place. Just a few more miles toward the sun, and we would burn up in a fiery blaze. Just a few more miles out, and we would be a frozen planet inhabitable to life. If the earth’s tilt was just a degree off of what […]Read more "It’s not about you."