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What Now? What to Expect After Becoming a Christian

I’m disturbed by the teaching and reasoning of many Christians in our Western culture. They seem to be oblivious to the reality of the Christian life. 200 more words


Here I am Lord, Send Me

Back in December of 2011, I started this blog as a response to Flannery O’Connor’s statement, “I write because I don’t know what I think until I read what I say.”  Someone who knows me well pointed out that while I was often hesitant to declare my thoughts aloud, my ability to write them out was a strength. 152 more words


Bless me Father for I have sinned... (old posts 5/16)

A few weeks into the Lent and the Easter Confession approaching I decided to share some thoughts about it. Someone asked me once – why do I have to go to confession and tell my sins to a man, if God knows all of them anyway? 1,421 more words


Love Letter (old posts 4/16)

I just feel I am so blessed!!! Sometimes I wonder if I am the happiest person in this world. I had a glimpse at my diary, at something I wrote last April. 1,368 more words


WIP: A chaos champion with a huge head

Howdy. Here’s a little something I want to share with you. It’s a WIP I’m currently working on. A chaos champion randomly created through Orlygg’s “ 202 more words

While this quote from John Flavel (1628-1691) speaks of coming to Christ in conversion, I wonder if there might also be some application to the Christian who needs to repent of ongoing sin:

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"People as Projects" & Our Truncated View of Conversion

As I was skimming through my Twitter feed yesterday I noticed a post from Relevant Magazine that looked as though it was a bash on turning non-Christian friends into “Religious Projects”. 757 more words