"Talk, talk is cheap Give me a word you can keep" Lifehouse - Halfway Gone Like most individuals who were raised in the Church, I've never really had a time period in my life where I was unaware of the truth. However, I have definitely had more than one time frame where I knew the truth, yet… Continue reading When You Say Nothing At All
What if I approached you - where ever you are right now - and told you that, not only does someone know the exact plan for your entire life, but it's better than you could possibly imagine? You'd probably think I'm insane. No one knows your future, right? Wrong. God knows the plan for your forever. All… Continue reading What About the Here & Now?
So there I was, with a drill in my mouth and the sound of screaming in my ears as my dentist replaced yet another bad filling in my molar. Then it occurred to me that the dentist (yup, talking about the man in the white coat who tortures little children) is kind of like God. Now… Continue reading Are Our Teeth Imperfect?
Like many do on Thursday nights, I went out for half priced wings at Buffalo Wild Wings with my close friend and her daughter. Okay, so I guess most people don't go out with my friend, but I think you probably understand what I'm getting at. Anyways, last night we decided to try out a different B-Dubs… Continue reading Wings, Waitresses, and God’s Grace
About three months ago, I applied for graduate school at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. Honestly, I decided to take a shot in the dark to see what would happen. After months of patiently waiting, I received an envelope in the mail. Not a large envelope, but a small one - the kind that means… Continue reading Today, God Said No To Grad School
Nineteen eighty-nine was an amazing year. It was the year that Ted Bundy was executed, the Game Boy was officially released, and burning the American flag became a form of illegal protest. It's also the year that people look back upon, with a sense of longing for the way things used to be. And, finally, it's the… Continue reading 28 Things I’ve Learned Since 1989