We place our focal point of prayer widely on the external avenues of our life and seldom on the internal avenues of our hearts. We've accustomized ourselves to a watered-down version of prayer that seeks promotions and safe travel instead of softened hearts and humility. Why? It simply comes down to our capacity of awareness.… Continue reading believers don’t know how to pray
The orangey-pink of the morning sky reflected off the lake's glassy water. I couldn’t help but stare in total awe at the beauty of the creation of the creator who painted it.
Humbly using concepts in both faith and science to see the glory of the one who created both.
I wish you would have said something before It escalated to this point we're at. If only I'd have known your heart at war I might've been able to help combat. Alas I knew no thing at all was wrong You left me thinking all was well with you. So with normality I went along… Continue reading Forgive This Hurt
Rain was forced horizontal by the raging wind as it beat against the mountainous rocks. Claps of thunder broke across the sky like cannonade in the night and the lightning split through the ominous clouds in indomitable purple streaks. The wind whipped through the mountain like a ravaging beast and hammered violently against the foliage, threatening to uproot its hold.… Continue reading Gentle Whispers
The most powerful thing that ever happened in my college soccer career came out of a knee injury. In the last exhibition game before the regular season began I partially tore my MCL. It wasn't a full tear, but one that took me out of my entire senior season nonetheless. This idea of an injury turning into a powerful, life changing thing is… Continue reading Eternal Perspective
My favorite tree is a Walnut Tree. Their leaves are small and round and they fan out along the length of each branch. The gray bark of their trunks lay in vertical elongated rows that overlap one another. They selfishly soak up the sun’s light and reflect a warm, bright green color. Their bitter citrusy scent propagates… Continue reading Walnut Tree
In January of 2014 I was blessed with the opportunity to travel to Rio De Janiero, Brazil with my college soccer teammates. We were in the air as 2013 changed to 2014 and we were probably somewhere in between watching She's the Man and trying to find a sleepable position on our 12 hour flight.… Continue reading Breaking Down Barriers
A place where I am joyful is no place at all, not a nook or a stream, nor a silent yard. This contentment comes and away it goes, But no place is there that can silent my woes. I do not delight in leaves changing in Fall, Nor am I glad in Winter, with Hell is it… Continue reading Entity of Love