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Book Released This Week

To my friends and associates:

I announced the existence of my new book on this blog a couple months ago and have written a few posts about some of the key points since then. 165 more words

Trust

"Childlike faith" by J. Gresham Machen

“What mars the simplicity of the childlike faith which Jesus commends is not an admixture of knowledge, but an admixture of self-trust. To receive the kingdom as a little child is to receive it as a free gift without seeking in the slightest measure to earn it for one’s self. 165 more words

Quotable Quotes

Misanthropy no more! (part 2)

In Part 1 of this long essay I talked about how I have, previously, considered myself a misanthrope.  I used the mythology of Star Wars, specifically the Jedi/Sith division, to illustrate two types of approaches to making judgments about ourselves and others, based upon the differences in approaches which such divisions display. 2,689 more words

Skepticism And Atheism

"Mom, Can I Sit Next to Goliath?"

Ever since I was recruited to participate in the Vacation Bible School play in mid-July, the little kids in church seek me out to sit next to me at the Wednesday evening or Sunday morning church services. 42 more words

Relationship

God Always Provides

Some days I have to just say it over and over to help myself believe it. God ALWAYS provides! GOD always provides! God always PROVIDES! 558 more words

Moms

Can We Talk?

I can’t remember where I had posted this…I know it was somewhere on social media but nonetheless, last month, exactly 4 weeks ago today, I had an encounter with this gentleman (he said he was an apostle…) at Walmart.   559 more words

Spirituality

A Total Purge To Total Strangers

So I haven’t written in a while, I have kind of lost touch with a lot of things but recently I have been facing trust issues. 1,076 more words

Life