If Jesus, who sweat blood because of a future He couldn't control could still trust and walk in faith with God, then I can stress/freak out a little and yet still trust that everything will be okay. Believing in God doesn't mean that we lose our fear of the dark, it just means that we … Continue reading FAITH AND STRESS
Reality bludgeons its way; forces one awake to all hearts dismay, it exposes our dreams as fake We trudge ahead on dismal paths, craving to go back; back to the realm of starlit muse we would if we could so choose Down the troden road we plod, we subsist in such drudgery we are introduced … Continue reading Dreaming While Awake
If you want to change minds you must first transform hearts. The brain has always been a bit slow to what the heart knows.
I want to awaken in the bright light of day; believe in all possibilities come what may I want to daydream under an ocean of blue; point at the clouds and perceive life anew I want to swim in the setting of the sun; bathe in the colors that stretch the horizon. I want to … Continue reading Life Anew
I will be proud the day I graduate and then the next day I will set forth to swim in possibilities. I will have learned at the end of this journey that there is more journey and there is more to be learned. I don’t know what I don’t know and I will continue to … Continue reading Knowings
There's a difference between being right and being wise. The first by itself is desolate, no one to listen or care. The second has acquired an audience because wisdom is attained not from being right but by listening, only then will people care about what you have to say. Shouldn't the main point of being … Continue reading Is it Wise to be Right?
Maybe it's not about what they've done, but how we're reacting to it. It's about them, not us. What we say or do, by reacting in such a manner, it defines us, not them. If they push the barriers and we scream and yell, it only proves to them what they already believed. If we … Continue reading Persecuted for Your Beliefs?
Even though I’d like to see the world in a particular way, people adhering to my beliefs, hopes and having a time of peace; seeing and hearing about these acts, like the NFL and other conflicts, is proof to me and all that what God said is true. If God has rules, limits and commandments … Continue reading Soap and Sheep
Never Forget the steps taken We trudged and toiled a lot Never Forget the bricks laid down To cover the land where they fought Never Forget the lives wasted Because people didn’t know how to talk Never Forget the price we payed Just to have a thought Never Forget the mistakes we made We destroyed … Continue reading Never Forget
Doing something you believe because you believe it is different from doing something you believe purposely to offend someone else. The former is being true to yourself, which is something we all want, whereas the latter is being offensive to others while diminishing the truth of what you believe. Don't let something you believe in … Continue reading Don’t Offensively Believe