Tag Archive | Christian

When I Say I Am A Christian…

“When I Say I Am A Christian“ When I say, “I am a Christian” I’m not shouting, “I’ve been saved!” I’m whispering, “I get lost! That’s why I chose this way” When I say, “I am a Christian” I don’t speak with human pride I’m confessing that I stumble – needing God to be my […]

No…Really!? – How God Speaks (in 2012)

” And it is impossible to please God without faith. Anyone who wants to come to him must believe that God exists and that he rewards those who sincerely seek him.” – Hebrews 11:6 “2 Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. 3 For you know that […]

Johnny Cash: The Man; The Metaphor

To thine own self be true… “How well I have learned that there is no fence to sit on between heaven and hell. There is a deep, wide gulf, a chasm, and in that chasm is no place for any man.” “You’ve got to know your limitations. I don’t know what your limitations are. I […]

Lighting a Heart on Fire

“How strange that Nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!” – Emily Dickinson Just shoot me if you don’t like what I’m about to say. It’s just been my experience. My heart has been lit on fire. The year of 2012 has been the same as the sun just breaking over the horizon […]

Revealing 3 Classes of 20-Somethings in a 21st Century American Culture

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson So I woke up this morning with a rush of excitement. This has become a somewhat normal occurrence recently…as the first rays of sunshine hit my face, I cannot wait to reflect […]

A Past, Exposed (Pt. 2)

“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can’t ride you unless your back is bent.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This is the second part of my personal story of awakening. See […]