The doctrine that we are created in the image of God gives a solid foundation for human freedom and moral significance. We do not have to resort to an irrational upper-story leap [from "fact- based science" to "value-based morality/ethics"]. Given the starting point of a personal God, our own personhood is completely explicable...The Christian worldview … Continue reading The Christian Foundation for the Highest Human Ideals
Have you ever texted God? You know, when you send up a quick prayer in the middle of something else, like you'd text a friend. "Hey, God, I can't find my keys and we have to leave in 5 minutes. Please give me clarity!!" "God, You are so good!! Thank you!!" "How do I reach … Continue reading Are You Texting God?
It's a privilege, Lord To talk to You in prayer You bend your ear And listen there My filthy soul You see as clean All because of Christ in me I know this is the third poem in a row, so if you don't like poetry, sorry, haha. If you do like poetry, then here's … Continue reading The Privilege of Prayer
Happy Reformation Day! 500 years to the day since Martin Luther called out the Roman Catholic Church on their blatant theological problems. Thanking God for my wonderful Bible church. 🙂
I'm content. I'm laughing, I'm crying, I don't know how to respond. It's been a long time: 11 years. I don't want anything to change, Yet it all could And I'd feel the same. The things that I still want so much Mean so little As to be ignored and Forgotten When life is so … Continue reading I’m Content!
Thinking you have it all Till it all falls apart In a heap. Scavenge the pieces Take them to their Creator So he can stitch his child back together Remade. Lord my God, I called to you for help, and you healed me. You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed … Continue reading Good As New
"Everything owes its existence solely, completely, to sound." I heard this line in Cymatics by Nigel Stanford today. I cringed at first thinking, "Uh, no, we owe our existence to God! What kind of sick, twisted theology is this??" Then I realized something. Technically, we owe our existence to God, but he did use sound … Continue reading Created by Sound?