• The Observer and Forgiveness

    The Observer and Forgiveness

    Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?”  Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy-seven times.”  ~ Matthew 18:21-22 ESV Last month was not an easy one for so many reasons […] Read more…

  • Beautiful Forgiveness

    Beautiful Forgiveness

    When I was young, I was sexually abused. My life was turned upside down. Not only was I effected, but my parents were too. My day to day changed, and so did I. I became paranoid, and emotionally jaded. When I got to college, I was on a self-destructive path, that was littered with alcohol […] Read more…


  • Overwhelmed


    We can all agree that God is holy, right? I mean, we have countless songs that talk about it – “Holy, holy, holy. Lord God Almighty.” “Holy, holy is He.” “Holy Spirit you are welcome here.” “Holy is the Lord God Almighty.” There are numerous scriptures that talk about his holiness, too many to write […] Read more…

  • "Holy"er Than Thou

    “Holy”er Than Thou

    Some people think that when you’re baptized you wake up the next day this new person. In some ways I guess that may be true, it’s pretty immense when you consider what Jesus did for us up on that cross. It’s hard not to “try” to be a new person. But in my case at […] Read more…