Tag Archive | family

If Dating Is Distracting You From God, You’re Doing It Wrong


This phrase has been rolling around in my brain for the past week or two, and hasn’t let me go, so here’s my thoughts. First, I want to assure you that I do think there are those times in life where God does indeed have you in a season where having a significant other just […]

Love Can Cause Pain


Growing up, one of the main methods of discipline my parents practiced was spanking. Every time I got my backside warmed, I would get angry at whichever parent just doled out that punishment. I didn’t really think about why that was until yesterday in the Prayer Room. I was thinking about how I just hate […]

Open & Vulnerable Rambling


The Christian life can be hard. As can life in general. Of course when makes a wrong choice, life gets worse. Sometimes I decide to sin, to put it plainly, but I’m always filled with regret later. Why? Because I know that if I don’t stop, life won’t improve. Well that’s weird. Isn’t the point […]

Feeling Stupid


This morning in the Prayer Room, I was having a lot of trouble concentrating. My mind was like bat cave at dusk, with a bazillion thought streams jetting out in all directions but soon disappearing into the darkness outside of my ability to think. I recently started dating this amazing girl, and while we both […]

How Should I Know?


In the last few weeks I have been working in the media department of the International House of Prayer as a webstream camera operator. You may think that that is a simple job, which it would be if I were controlling only one camera and didn’t need to pay attention to composition. I control five […]

Relaxing Night


I just spent most of my day in front of a laptop watching past episodes of the FOX show, “Bones”. A part of me condemns me for wasting precious time. Another part of me is totally okay with it. Bones is a pseudo-cerebral activity to me. I imagine that while watching it, I am using […]