Independence Day 2015 

Today, July 4th, 2015, Americans across this great Nation will be celebrating the independence that our founding fathers celebrated by becoming Independent from a tyrannical government. 103 more words

Christian Faith

Oooops, still here (at Camp Happy Homeless)...

Ooops — I’ve been forgetting to get to my blog! Sorry about that. I’ve been so busy reconnecting on Facebook, that I’ve forgotten about posting here… no excuse, but at least it’s an explanation. 312 more words

Personal Reflections

Ok, I’m not talking WITH her, I’m just talking TO her.

Bristol Palin is pregnant again.

However, lest any of you judgy-mcjudgerson’s want to pass a verdict down from your lofty bench of responsibility, abstinence, or safe sex-i-ness, she planned the pregnancy this time. 703 more words

no conditions

Today’s Gospel, John 20:24-29, finds the apostle Thomas putting a condition on his faith.  He was absent when Jesus appeared to His disciples after His resurrection.  132 more words


A different focus

As I’ve seen the repercussions of the SCOTUS decision, I’ve become acutely aware of how imperfect I am. Before I go into this, this isn’t some share my sins game so people think I’m a good Christian who is humble blah blah blah. 1,077 more words


Let Me Be Empty

A Covenant Prayer in the Wesleyan Tradition
I am no longer my own, but thine.
Put me to what thou wilt, rank me with whom thou wilt.

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Christian Faith

What I Wish I Knew Years Ago About Recovery

Twelve years ago I’d just finished my first stint in hospital treatment for Anorexia Nervosa. I was all eager to be a model of solid recovery. 596 more words