“Now, I have a heart that still functions, because of something outside of me, now placed within me. Something that gave me new life, a new hope.”
“Maybe I just don’t play act all that well. I just couldn’t keep the “tomb” whitewashed enough when I knew I had so many dead bones inside.”
Sitting at a dimly lit bar, drinking a Newcastle Ale, I can feel the allure of being here. It’s lunchtime. … Continue Reading What I Found At The Bottom of My Glass…
You see the picture on the right? Some people look at this picture and see the determination of the tree pushing … Continue Reading Life, From Brokenness
[New] The Prosperity That Matters.
I wrote it, but don’t read it, it’ll probably annoy you.
#Random #ProsperityGospel #Lutheranism #TheGospel
Maybe, I’m just not a good Christian. I say that because I’ll never admit total victory over any of my … Continue Reading The Christian Life: Struggle, Resist, Be Forgiven, Repeat
I wrote this a few years ago and had it published on two websites, Dropping Keys and Key Life. It’s a weird little … Continue Reading No Darkness Too Dark: No More Games
Yesterday, I went for a walk during lunch. This walk took me places I hadn’t been in a long time. … Continue Reading Simple Nostalgia
New Year Devotional – For all life’s difficulties, there’s something about January 1 that renews people’s hope. It symbolizes a … Continue Reading Christ: Our Perfect Resolution Keeper
Originally posted on The Defeated Victor:
(Originally written in 2015 – and sadly still relevant for me too) As I began this…
Consider This Christmas Eve… Before the festivities start tonight, consider: Consider your failings. Consider your doubts and struggles to be … Continue Reading Consider This Christmas Eve…
Confession time. I’m about to write something that will be probably be unpopular. Amid a great cloud of witnesses that … Continue Reading Here We Still Stand and Beyond!
The world’s obsessed with angels. I don’t know if there has ever been a time where so many people of various spiritual backgrounds … Continue Reading Jesus: Higher than the Angels
I’ve been reading through the book of Hebrews, trying to grasp the truths that are there, and thought I’d share … Continue Reading Jesus: Better Than The Prophets
As I begin, please know that these are just my thoughts as I begin to read through the book of Hebrews … Continue Reading Hebrews: Beginnings
I was thinking back to an old devotional I read (and probably never finished), Holiness: Day by Day, by Jerry Bridges I really … Continue Reading The Performance Trap!