Christianity

fear, distance, love, and hope.

  Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. Blessed are the merciful, for they will… Continue reading fear, distance, love, and hope.

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Fruitful Sexuality

I've been "out" as part of the LGBTQ+ community for over a month. Some friends ask me what my life has been like since coming out. I can think of many ways to describe my experience, but one word sums it up well: fruitful. I spent much of my life believing that nothing to do… Continue reading Fruitful Sexuality

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I am still a cynic…

I have a confession to make: I am still a cynic. I know…after all these years. I have been for a long time, and maybe I always will be. In case you aren’t sure what that means, it is “a person who believes that people are motivated purely by self-interest rather than acting for honorable… Continue reading I am still a cynic…

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The Red Cup.

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. [Matthew 6:21] I have recently been convicted about my materialism. I have found myself questioning what I “treasure” most. At church this weekend, the pastor touched on just that. What do I prioritize? I love to have things and stuff and things. I love… Continue reading The Red Cup.

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how to handle the homosexual

There have been many comments made about the recent Federal Ruling regarding same-sex marriage in North Carolina. Some are excited about the freedom to be able to marry who they love, and some are devastated at the thought of Biblical Morality crumbling in this modern world. When it comes down to it, gay marriage is… Continue reading how to handle the homosexual

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marriage.

Recently, my views on marriage have been confronted. Don’t worry ladies and gents, I’m still on the market. But my opinion on this “long-term commitment” has definitely been tested. So in my quiet time this morning (super-Christian over here!) I made a feeble attempt to figure out what the point of marriage is.Growing up as… Continue reading marriage.

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all you sinners out there

I have a problem. I can’t stop sinning. I really can’t. I’m not just saying that to make the rest of you heathens feel better. This is something real that I’m going through. If you are perfect, I guess you can’t relate. This is for my fellow trashy people.I don’t want to live in destruction.… Continue reading all you sinners out there