Daily Archives: June 1, 2015

Lyrical Monday


A Promise has a way of creating ‘anxiety’ with a touch of sleeplessness covered with hope (depending on who promised and who was promised a thing). When a promise is made, you find yourself yearning for something to hold onto should that promise stretch for long – especially if all you have are images created by your ability to dream very well. The Bible even says that ” Hope deferred maketh the heart sick: but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life.” – Proverbs 13:12

It was one of those times I got a promise and I put a delivery date to it myself, that I felt this way – hence the poem. At some point, I asked for a glimpse of what the promise looked like, something I could have in view to keep me yearning. What have you been promised?

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Christians are Messed Up People AND They are Perfect People


Caroline does it again! Simple and straight to the point. I enjoyed this…did you?

Beautiful Life with Cancer

In an incredible oversimplication, I am going to make a statement, “There are two types of nonchristians.” They are:

1. Those that believe that christians are really screwed up. They are wrong.

2. Those that believe that christians are perfect people. They are wrong.

They are both wrong, but they can not both be right. (This sounds a little like “who is on first” if you know that joke).

Ok. First, those that believe Christians are really screwed up. Yes! Christians are so messed up, they realize that they need Jesus. That is the definition of a Christian: A sinner that seeks Jesus for forgiveness. I, myself, claim how messed up Christians are constantly in my writings. But these are the people that conclude: christianity is not true because Christians sin. They walk away from the church because they are a bunch of hypocrites or because their christian uncle was…

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