Welcome to my page! I hope it is something that resonates with you and brings a gift to your life. I have found that people tend to resonate with my stories but those stories wouldn’t be possible without the education and friendship that I have received in life. This blog should an expression of those relationships, thoughts, values, and stories that make my life possible. Thank you for taking the time to read this and receiving me into your life.
I take the Bible seriously (I did grow up Evangelical after all). You cannot escape the Beatitudes and think that violence is a good thing and you can’t read the end of Romans and think that vengeance is a good thing. Jesus taught what was called third way thinking: We are neither victim nor oppressor. … Continue reading Doing Vengeance Right
The best thing to happen to me in 2017 was not getting my Master’s Degree or any other personal accomplishments but was adopting my Dalmatian, Jericho. Jericho is the most affectionate and playful dog that I have ever seen. When I come back from going somewhere, even if only for a few minutes, he pounces … Continue reading The Spirituality of Dogs
One of my constant struggles in reading things on social media, especially from a Christian perspective, is how they place all of the results upon themselves. A constant one that I have seen is how churches and Church leaders have treated my generation, the Millennials, in regards to faith. I have read many reports or … Continue reading Evangelizing to Millennials and the iGen
“The trouble with human beings is not really that they love themselves too much: they ought to love themselves more. The trouble is that they don’t love others enough.” -Mary Midgley Fortunately and unfortunately, we as human being tend to think of ourselves as the center of the universe. Since we do not live in … Continue reading Prayer and Changing The World