My heart is heavy for teens today. I thought my teen years were rough, and they arguably were, but I think that there’s a huge increase in stress and, at the very least, the awareness of it. We are so aware now. We are so aware of the stress life holds for every person. We’ve been… Continue reading 13 reasons why I’m still here
Rage. Humans do it so often and so completely. It burns. It sears. It pierces and thrashes through our skin like a bullet. Not like a bullet, it IS a bullet. It is hateful and venomous and it will kill us. Why do the nations rage? Why do the people plot in vain? It is… Continue reading all these little kings
It was October of 2001. The infamous Sept 11th had just happened. I found myself really terribly alone for the first time in my life in Los Angeles of all places, where one can feel the most alone in the most crowded of rooms. I decided to pack up what I could fit in my… Continue reading “in the end it doesn’t even matter”
Be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger… James 1:19 Our sermon at church this morning was about this verse in the Book of James. I have to be honest; to some degree I feel like I have this down pat. In a lot of ways, I would much rather listen to YOU all… Continue reading Listen up!!