a heavenly father

From Matthew 6, Jesus talking: “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal; but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there … Continue reading a heavenly father

strength paradox

I watched a TV show episode yesterday that's sort of lame but uplifting for me. A character in the show dealing with an addiction was confronted by a character that previously dealt with a similar addiction. One attempted to persuade the other that their separate-but-shared issue was possible to overcome. The current addicted character told … Continue reading strength paradox

lost and not quite found

Oh me, oh my. Do you ever feel lost? Is that the syndrome of the pre-success-realized twenty-something, waiting to emerge into this thing called adulthood? It feels incredibly slow in coming but it also feels that I am incredibly slow in arriving. I haven't yet blamed it all on me, nor has anyone let me. … Continue reading lost and not quite found

current favorite

My current favorite song lyric by my current favorite singer/songwriter, Ella Yelich O'Connor, AKA Lorde: "Maybe the Internet raised us, or maybe people are jerks." - World Alone, Lorde I have never been much of person to idolize a star but this girl is pretty darn cool as far as values go, in my unsolicited … Continue reading current favorite