I remember rescuing orphaned children from Russia, sneaking into enemy territory to retaliate for their attacks, being an astronaut in a rocket leaving earth, a starship captain…
I got to thinking about how much we can learn from our dogs approach to life and to us. They can’t wait to be with us. They want to share their happiness with us….
What is the process of developing and writing a story? I am an extreme pantser writer becoming totally immersed in the story and the location….
When I was in high school the teacher that led the Christian club insisted we smile no matter what was going on in our lives. I quit the group. What he was dishing out seemed so unrealistic.
I have yet another paradox! This one boils down to the question what are you willing to give up to have eternal life? If you knew for sure God is real and knew for sure that at death there is a fork in your road: eternal life or eternal death, […]
Here is another paradox and this one demands great trust. You know those team-building sessions where they ask you to fall back and trust your team will catch you? Well God asks that of us, but to an even greater degree. Many promises in the Bible say that He will […]
I have another paradox. This is the one of the toughest one for me. I like to lead. I quickly become frustrated or disengaged if the person leading is not a good leader or their path does not align with what I think. And this can creep into my relationship […]
Ok, I have another couple of paradoxes for you. Remember from last week our wisdom is foolish to God and we are told to seek His wisdom and understanding of the parables and truths of His Word. I think these go together because they describe the two things we humans […]
Is God a God of paradoxes? There are several paradoxes in the principles laid out in the Bible whereby we should live. Are these paradoxes because God is paradoxical? Or is life in this world paradoxical because of the introduction of sin? Or are the paradoxes intended as a means […]