Inside myself I find a romantic sense of optimism, finding beauty behind everything in life, but moody despair envelops me like the wrong lover when I try to face the hardest and most painful parts of my life. Yet I … Continue reading Beyond Positivity
What is Man in the singular sense? A masterpiece on a mountain, continuously facing all but certain madness on all sides…but for the persons that root him in the relational. Yet we think that individualism is strength, that self is … Continue reading The Relational Heart of Religion
It is of supreme importance not that our life be easy and smooth, with every desire met, rather that our vision and viewpoint be pure and powerful, filled with light. Because when dark days come, and be sure that they … Continue reading What Do You See?
How does one live (and breathe) in a world where everyone has an opinion about everything, all while competing ideologies that exist in their minds wage war for dominance? Do you ever feel overwhelmed and numb from all the dissonant … Continue reading Longing
Very often, I think, we fall into the trap of believing that just because we aren’t doing anything particularly devious, mildly wrong, or even (gasp) sinful, that we are somehow good in God’s eyes. God is not content with us … Continue reading Step Out, Step Into