Jesus God, You created the Heavens, And established rules for life on Earth, and all creation. The Israelites of old thought that God caused all bad things to happen, That all was ordained of God. While I don't know if that's true - I know good things are ordained. I know bad things might be … Continue reading Poem: Everything the Opposite
Hi everyone,I'm currently on summer vacation, waiting to hear back on my grades for the semester and overall GPA for the year. I'm just hoping to graduate United with a 3.5 GPA, so a goal this year was to be 3.0 or higher. I graduated Gustavus with a 2.899 GPA, due to mental illness, and … Continue reading Life Update: Summer Vacation
In necessary things unity; in uncertain things liberty; in all things charity.Unknown
God, With all our differing theologies Where we claim this about God And that about enduring to the end. It doesn't matter. What matters is that we focus on Jesus, The Author and Perfecter of our faith. It matters, most importantly, That we focus on Unity in Christ, Because all that matters, ultimately, is that … Continue reading A Poem: Still Learning for Me in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Once, I was being evicted from my apartment. It was a horrible time. But I knew that God had a plan of good in my life, and that this could very well be part of the plan. I also knew that God used bad times for good, and might have even allowed them to use … Continue reading God’s plan and our free will: A Disclosure
EDIT: I asked my pastor yesterday, and realized all beliefs are welcome, including Arminian. I even asked my pastor if she was Calvinist, and she said no!! She said she follows mostly Wesleyan beliefs, and that she takes comfort from each church in Christianity - United Methodist, Presbyterian, all. I misunderstood everything for York FCC! … Continue reading A Testimony of the Unknown: The Future Faith for Me
We are forgiven leaders. Sinners by nature, saints by grace. In the Gospel of John, Jesus asks Peter, three times, whether he loves him, and if he does, to care for His Sheep. Each time coincides with the times Peter denied Jesus. Each time, Peter seems to be forgiven on the account of his repentant love … Continue reading 3rd Sunday of Easter: Forgiven Leaders
Reading this right now! As of yesterday, I'm currently in the middle of Chapter three! Currently in Alma 43! Even though I'm no longer interested in the Church of Jesus Christ (of Latter-day Saints), I still like to understand the faith, intellectually, and read the Book of Mormon. It fascinates me, even if I don't … Continue reading Top Readings!