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."
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."
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 "
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 sand dunes of silver Lake Michigan are a staggering sight to behold. The typical person isn’t even aware that there are sand dunes in Michigan, let alone sand dunes that cover roughly 2,000 acres. At the top of these sand dunes, you will feel as if you have been taken out of Michigan and […]Read more "You are Doubt"