I'm not the guy to tell you how to handle your feelings, but I've learned, that you got to let them out. You got to share them with the people who love you. -- Randle, This is Us My mom got me into the show, This is Us, back in the states. It's a good … Continue reading Fearing the Joyful Feelings
"How strange, I thought, our eyes are set in front of our head and we can see only one image, whatever is in front of us. The whale's eyes are set on both sides of its head so that it can see two different images - one on each side of its head. But people … Continue reading Striving for Happiness
You know I'm having a hard time putting digital ink down with this question. I think this is a question every human being has, currently, or will struggle with at one time or another. I mean how can my 24 years of life experience be enough wisdom on this matter? Won't stop me from trying to … Continue reading What are we meant to be?
"The Prodigal Son at least walked home on his own feet. But who can duly adore that Love which will open the high gates to a prodigal who is brought in kicking, struggling, resentful, and darting his eyes in every direction for a chance of escape? The words “compelle intrare,” compel them to come in, … Continue reading Compelle Intrare Through Testimony
"Indeed the safest road to Hell is the gradual one -- the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts" -- C.S. Lewis, Screwtape Letters Merriam Webster defines MUSIC as the science or art of ordering tones or sounds in succession, in combination, and in temporal relationships to produce a composition having … Continue reading Believers of Cheap Grace
The Beginning and the end, O Lord, are thine; The span between, life, was mine. I wandered in the darkness and did not discover myself; With thee, O Lord, is clarity, and light is thy house. A short time only, and all is done; Then the whole struggle dies away to nothing. Then I will … Continue reading Discovering Joy
And I have other sheep that are not of this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. So there will be one flock, one shepherd -- John 10:16 It's that time of the year where the closing of one year ushers in the new one. People renew their commitment … Continue reading The New You or Another 2017