Idolatry: A Subtle Poison

“But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” – Matthew 6:33. Idolatry is a deadly poison, a subtle killer. It’s a tragedy when He who made and loved us takes a back-burner in our beating hearts. Scripture refers to Christ as the bridegroom, the one we’re … Continue reading Idolatry: A Subtle Poison

Loved Back To Life

Earth is a beautiful but broken place, and it’s hard to accept this fact and know what to do with it. It’s hard to see brokenness painted on an earth-sized canvas and detailed in the eyes of every man, woman, and child. Hope and sorrow are always mingled in this world, a tandem pairing in … Continue reading Loved Back To Life

My Life in Books...It's a Real Page Turner

My Life in Books: A Love Letter to Literature

This one's a little different...but I think you'll like it. It's a real page turner ;) I buy books when I’m sad. Not new ones, but thrift-store books that smell of old cigarette smoke and have someone else’s name scrawled in them. My copy of To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf was printed in 1965 … Continue reading My Life in Books: A Love Letter to Literature

Into His Marvelous Light// So we hold onto hope, and it is not a false hope, because this hope is not in circumstances but in the Creator of time, space, breath and life.

Into His Marvelous Light (Redemption Part 2)

The beauty of redemption is that we get to walk out of the darkness that has bound us, chained us, blinded us…and step in to the marvelous light of Jesus Christ. Having faith in His death, burial, and resurrection as restitution for our sinful souls allows us to be reborn, restored, regenerated. His light is … Continue reading Into His Marvelous Light (Redemption Part 2)

Called Out of Darkness (Redemption Part 1)

Called Out of Darkness (Redemption Part 1)

“Prone to wander, Lord I feel it…” Prone to lostness. Prone to confusion. Prone to wrongdoing. Prone to delusion. Prone to sin. Lord, I feel it. My sin is a darkness and a heavy sleep that I don’t want to leave because it's comfortable. I hear Him calling me, asking me to come near, but … Continue reading Called Out of Darkness (Redemption Part 1)