I was sick and tired and impatient to be in a new country with a lot of fun work ahead of me with a new team and a new language and a new role. So this may have been emotional shock, but I’m shocked. I’m shocked by the ignorance of man to the goodness of […]Read more "Church has Changed… But do we let it?"
Not sure why all of a sudden I’m getting sports analogies but… shmeh. A continuation of You are not the problem. So we were playing indoor hockey again and we divided into teams, and my team was incredible. So I find myself in defensive positions for awhile, and one after another, goals start raining down. […]Read more "The infamous internal dialogue: I SUCK"
Taking a sip of an amazing coffee I sit inside a cafe on the edges of the kingdom of God. This place has captured my heart through its innate friendliness and the ease of laughter. Never before had i heard of ‘hot nutri grain’ being a breakfast cereal. Never before had i heard ‘shame’ being […]Read more "Play dough and identity."
‘I didn’t know what I was made of until I was put in a testing situation.’ I was once in a room with a large group of people learning new things and one of the new things really tipped off a friend of mine and he left the room in anger. I chased after him […]Read more "We will find out what we are made of."
Earth isn’t some in between place, some purgatory – white walled waiting rooms, filled with friends and family, not sure about where the door goes. Earth is a place of choice and power. Earth is a battlefield. Earth was a paradise that we have decided with every choice we choose to construct a life or […]Read more "We already live in hell."
As Gods amazingly loving voice called to Adam and Eve, who had decided that hiding was a good idea, he commented on more than just the physical coverings they had decided to don. ‘Who told you?’ Is a question that God continues to ask us. Who told you that you are ugly, stupid, unworthy, broken? […]Read more "Who told you that you were naked?"
Some of the fruits of insecurity are: living life apathetically, not really caring what happens – picking jobs that we hate, but dreaming that we couldn’t actually get one we like. Letting injustice happen unchecked, abusive marriages and parenting. Slavery, life-imprisoning substance addictions, sickness. divorce and destitution, bullying and ultimately suicide. The belief that we aren’t good […]Read more "Solid Security – The hierarchy of Worth"