“Just a Moment”

Every once in awhile, I go back and reread on of the chapters of a book that changed my GOD view.  It was Max Lucado’s book GOD Came Near.   I say it changed my GOD view because, prior to reading it, my view of GOD was that of someone far off, out of touch, unable … More “Just a Moment”

PURITY: An OT Perspective pt 2, and some personal stuff

It’s been two weeks since I last posted, man, I’ve been slacking.  Not really though, life has all of a sudden gotten really busy for me.   I’ve gone from having too much time on my hands to practically having no time.   I’ve started my EMT-Basic class finally, and that meets on Monday and … More PURITY: An OT Perspective pt 2, and some personal stuff

Beyond Pat Answers (repost from youthspecialties.com)

I’m a big believer in not giving teenagers “pat answers” or “tired cliches”.   Teenagers, like anyone else, want their leaders to be first and foremost want honesty, and if we don’t have an answer be honest and say we don’t know.   The below article is pretty good and is good advice for any … More Beyond Pat Answers (repost from youthspecialties.com)

I’m a Christian but…..NO!! If you’re a Christian understand what it means.

813,863 (yes me included, I actually had to watch it three times so that last three is me) have viewed this video in the past 5 days.   It comes across as a feel good, pander to the new millennial generation, video, but it’s a dangerous piece of fluffy crap.   Oh, was that judgmental? … More I’m a Christian but…..NO!! If you’re a Christian understand what it means.

What You Should Say to a Woman in an Abusive Marriage

Of all the re-posted blogs I’ve done, this is one of the most important I feel.  I’ve known quite a few women that have gone through divorce due to abusive relationship and the one commonality is that they feel that they were short changed by their church.  A few women were extremely bitter about it, … More What You Should Say to a Woman in an Abusive Marriage

Here’s What’s Really Holding You Back from Your Calling

This is another really good article from Relevant.com.  I found it on my twitter feed and figured I’d share it here as well.  What sold me on the article was the line: “Often, we get in our own way by allowing our worries to keep us from ever moving forward”.  I’ve been guilty of this … More Here’s What’s Really Holding You Back from Your Calling