Deconstruction. The term oscillates between a curse word for conservatives and a buzzword for progressives. It is commonly associated with prominent Christian figures leaving the faith, leaving those who have no experience with its meaning with a bad taste in their mouth. Rightly so. At surface level, why wouldn’t you despise something that is driving … More Tearing Down & Building Up
Silence. Quietness. Calm. Peace. Anyone who has been around me or had a conversation with me over the last couple of months has heard one of these words come out of my mouth. They’re becoming very close to my soul. So why did I title this entry “let the ground rest”? Okay, so for a … More Let The Ground Rest
So. It’s been a while. I know, I’m just as surprised as you. I’m stepping foot into these waters again, wiggling my toes as the cold water dances across my feet, and it’s kind of terrifying. However, God sat on my shoulder the other day and reminded me that I wasn’t using my gift like … More Under New Management
It’s no secret that this world is just getting worse and worse, but that’s not what this post is about. You know it, I know it, the lady down the street with the 14 cats knows it. For a Christian who is awaiting the return of Jesus, these days are only a reminder that the … More God is Not a Cheater
There’s a mass exodus of Christians my age from the church right now. Studies show that two-thirds of kids leave the church once they grow into young adults. That’s 66%. A big number, but somehow this is not shocking to me. I’ve seen it happen for years now. I’ve been in a camp of my … More The Church Hurt Me… Now What?