Monthly Archives: July 2011

Keeping it Simple

Today I need a break from mental dissecting and mulling-over. So at the risk of sounding like a corny devotional, I’m sharing Ecclesiastes 5:18: Then I realized that it is good and proper for a man to eat and drink, … Continue reading

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All or Nothing?

Yesterday, I told you that I have a hard time with black and white. Continuing in that vein, I’d really appreciate some perspective on a passage from Acts. I’ve included the scripture selection at the bottom of this post for … Continue reading

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Roadkill

Driving home yesterday, I passed for about the third time this week the remains of some now unrecognizable creature on the highway. I am one of those softhearted people who grieves for every squirrel and feels guilty that we’ve invaded … Continue reading

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Christianity and Selflessness – A Contradiction?

Today I want to put two verses out there that seem contradictory to me. I would love it if someone could direct me to scripture that ties these things together or even give me a different perspective when it comes … Continue reading

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Maintaining Focus

When I started this blog, I had two fears: That others would judge me (pride is a bit of a problem for me 🙂 ) That readers would misunderstand me While I can’t do much about fear number one, except … Continue reading

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Love from a Scriptural Standpoint

I believe that the way someone relates to God is personal and I would not presume to criticize it. What I’m after today is opinions about how our understanding of love has evolved. For example, I see a lot of … Continue reading

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Bible Study – Another Good Experience

Just a brief post since I’m still recovering from my last floundering attempt. 🙂 I attended a bible study at the Methodist church down the street tonight. There were just five people of varying ages. Everyone was incredibly kind, open … Continue reading

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