The Truth about the Lies

In the world, we are bombarded with messages that tell us who we should be. The world tells us what it thinks is okay and not okay… And we listen. Christians listen. This Christian listens. But the listening needs to stop. We need to turn away from what the world tells us to be. In … Continue reading The Truth about the Lies

Golden Apples and Honeycombs

The power of simple kindness is underestimated. People don't realize how valuable their first impression is, but it's crucial. Even though Christians shouldn't judge people, we still do. When we meet someone, we immediately form an opinion about them. When the world looks at us as Christians, it will either see us as stuck-up snobs … Continue reading Golden Apples and Honeycombs

Watching Fireworks

The little boy stared in awe at the colorful firework show in the sky. His eyes were glued to the bright sparkles, glimmering above him. A couple nights ago, we went to a minor league baseball game. The actual game was pretty dull, but it was a fun social experience. I got to walk around, … Continue reading Watching Fireworks

Setting up Myself for Failure

I am horrible at keeping my promises. Utterly horrible. I promise to do things I don’t plan on doing! I say I’ll take out the trash tonight, but I only plan to take it out if I feel like it (and there is a 100% chance I will not feel like it). I make agreements … Continue reading Setting up Myself for Failure