Jesus: My Snarky Friend

Jesus is my friend. But what does that really mean? Who is Jesus? He knows me and knows I’m…well,, He knows me. I’ve been thinking recently about how I understand Christ and my relationship to Him, since that’s a thing we’re counseled to ponder [you know, it kinda is eternal life. So that’s a thing. […]

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The Power of Pain

Everybody hurts (at least R.E.M. told me so…). “Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?”  John Keats “Life is pain, highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something.” The Princess Bride   Aaron Eckhart asking about the pain. Start right […]

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Today, I Believe

Today was testimony meeting and I bore my testimony and received quite a few compliments and thanks. So, I thought it might be worthwhile to share some of my thoughts here.  Here goes- Most of my life I’ve struggled with the idea of knowing something without a doubt. Perhaps that is driven by my skepticism […]

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