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Song for All the Control Freaks Out There...Me Included!

The first time I heard this song, it was like God said, “Hey, Karen, I wrote this song for you and gave the lyrics to Casting Crowns to sing it to you!” 66 more words


Lyrically Speaking: "I guess I'll see you next lifetime..."

“Maybe we’ll be butterflies… that sounds so divine…”*

I don’t want to be “the one who got away”. I used to think that was some person (or people) who you let slip through your fingers. 819 more words

Letting Go

Going Out on Top

Yesterday the percussionist from the Holy Triumvirate announced he was putting away the drum sticks and retiring; tendinitis has finally gotten to him enough that he’s not willing to fight it anymore. 545 more words

How Did I Get Here?

Part 1: How I got to this place called Fundamentalism

I started out as Southern Baptist attending Kindergarten and going to the church (tuition was discounted if one was a member of the church), so my brainwashing started early on. 467 more words

Sleep Eludes Me

I’m doing my best to keep from freaking out, but our sister company went $40 million in the whole last year, and the Dept of Insurance was brought in to try and make payments and handle the debts. 158 more words

Lyrically Speaking

All those wounds that I can't get unwound

Another cocktail of meds, another week of therapy. Even after so much time has passed, I still have a lot of “issues” I need to work through, and it’s a long, slow slog. 182 more words

Fear is a weapon of control, but embracing it is so empowering.

And the things that we fear are a weapon to be held against us… – Ian Rush

Yesterday while putting away some things the song The Weapon off of Rush’s Signals album popped up on the old iPod, and it struck me how much the words ring true to things going on around me now in the news and in my life. 906 more words