Doubting or questioning GOD isn’t necessarily a bad thing. I have often doubted GOD, especially as a teenager. I think GOD is big enough that HE can handle someone questioning, in the correct way, HIS existence. I think HE even encourages it. My GOD is a GOD who is eternal, all knowing, and never … More CREATING SPACE FOR STUDENTS TO DOUBT
It’s been a long time since I’ve posted. A lot has gone on, and I’ve gotten busy, and lazy, and all kinds of reason. Biggest one is that I’ve moved and don’t have internet access, so that’s a problem. This will go along with my study on Purity that I mean to get … More What is Sex
We’ve come to the last full conversation with Peter in the book of Acts. From here, the book of Acts focus’ on Paul’s missionary journey, but there will be actually one more brief “chat” with Peter before we finish this series. To give you a little more context, this moment is roughly 10-11 years after … More Conversations With Peter: Let’s just walk out of prison in the middle of the night.
I promise, this is the last repost,( especially since I’m about to go to bed since I just got off work at 7am), of the day. But I thought this was another really great article that I needed to share. Many of us have hung or have had hung on them a “Scarlet … More The Scarlet Letter
Our last conversation with Peter, in Acts 9, has him in the town of Joppa discipling new converts. Due to the persecution by the Jewish authorities, the relatively small sect of Jerusalem based Christ followers dispersed to the regions around Judea, and spread the gospel to other Jews. Because of this, the Apostles went … More Conversations with Peter: A New Vision and Focus
We all either know someone that is struggling with or we are someone that is struggling with depression. Personally, I know my mom struggles with depression. I’ve had moments in my life where I struggled with depression and found myself in a hole so deep, that I didn’t know what to do. There … More 6 Things To Avoid Saying To A Depressed Person
So, has the title confused you yet? Maybe Intrigued you a little? Ahh, I didn’t think so. It’s my lame attempt at creative title making I guess. We’re going to continue to look at the next event in Peter’s conversation with us. We’re skipping over another huge moment in the Genesis of … More Conversations With Peter: Big “Things” happen before even Bigger Things Happen
Alright, Last repost of the day, mainly because I’ve got stuff I need to do, I’ll catch up on the “Conversations with Peter” either tonight or tomorrow, but I read this and it hit me square between the eyes. I’ve heard this more times then I can remember, and have said it to others … More No, Everything Does Not Happen For A Reason
I was preparing to post this week but got distracted, a bit of undiagnosed ADD probably, lol. Seriously though, I was going to post something about my old youth group being at camp this week and blah,blah, blah, blah, but then at my Life Group last night we talked about letting closed doors alone … More Conversations With Peter: The Dynamic Duo and a Sorcerer?