Love vs. Hell: Is Rob Bell dangerous?

I come at this article from a place of doubt in my own faith. I want to start with that because I do not want to be unfair, or mislead anyone. I watched Religulous (2008) from liberal comedian, and talk-show host Bill Maher, back in 2011. This is what really spurred me towards forcing questions […]

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The winter is already, and has always been

“Winter is coming”. –Game of Thrones– In the popular HBO series Game of Thrones there is a common thread in the first season of the fear of winter coming. Apparently, they have been in a thousand year long summer, and now winter is on its way. While there is a literal winter that is coming […]

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Is my doubt sin?

“But let him ask in faith without doubting. For the doubter is like the surging sea, driven and tossed by the wind. That person should not expect to receive anything from the Lord, being double minded and unstable in all his ways.” –James 1:6-8, CSB- Is doubt really all that uncommon? Here at 30 years […]

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My pill bottle wears a vest

There is no tangible way to explain with words what my “pill bottle” does for me. Thankfully, I am not talking about an actual “pill bottle”, but rather a metaphor for my service dog. Realizing that you have something like PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) is difficult enough, but then when you start taking medications to […]

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The big deal of sexual sin is for believers

“Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexually immoral person sins against his own body. Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought […]

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The best app I ever deleted

Do you remember motorola phones? My very first cell phone was when I got my drivers license at 16, and it was a Motorola pre-paid phone. Enough talk and text (I think it could text?) to call the parentals in an emergency. Now we have “smart phones” and we have “apps”. The amount of “apps” […]

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NAFLD, and what you need to know

“You have a little fat on your liver”. Three years ago, in 2011, I was talking to my doctor about GI (Gastrointestinal) issues I was having. In the search for the problem they recommended a sonogram to check for gallstones, and while they did not find any gallstones, what they did find was abnormal amount […]

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