Should vs. Need: How My Life Got Wrecked Today

Halloween is a really interesting holiday. I'm not here to write about the merits or evils of the holiday. To be honest with you, I kind of like it because you can usually get a bunch of Reese's Cups for pretty cheap, and those pumpkin-shaped Reese's are delicious. Halloween is all about, for kids at … Continue reading Should vs. Need: How My Life Got Wrecked Today

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Before We Get All High and Mighty on the Osteens…

There's been a big Facebook and blogosphere uproar surrounding the YouTube clip of Victoria Osteen’s “worship God for you” declaration in the last couple weeks.  The clip below has over 1 million views on YouTube: I will say, the Bill Cosby bit is funny. The criticism that has come the Osteens’ way for their stance … Continue reading Before We Get All High and Mighty on the Osteens…

Love Means Backing Up What You Say (Even When You Screw Up)

I couldn't tell you what the accurate statistics on divorce are, and I could post a bunch of links to studies that show different numbers on divorce in America, divorce in the church, divorce of this kind of couple or this kind. I could just tell you that people say "till death do us part" … Continue reading Love Means Backing Up What You Say (Even When You Screw Up)

Our Weaknesses Are Beautiful Road Signs

Sometimes my weaknesses make me question the goodness of God.“Why would God let me sin? Why can I sin? Why do I even have the ability to sin? Why can’t I just be perfect? Why do I struggle with x, y and z?”These are questions that, honestly, run through my head sometimes and make me … Continue reading Our Weaknesses Are Beautiful Road Signs