Category: Human Moments

Leave the Crib. Learn to Crawl. 1

Leave the Crib. Learn to Crawl.

What kind of parent wants their little child to grow up and sit in their lap all day? What kind of parents are happy when their 25 year old son cannot figure out what to do with his life besides sit in their basement, eat their food, and play video games? What kind of parent dreams of raising a child that will one day do nothing with their life besides come over to visit every now and again? Every parent wants their child to love them, but every parent also wants their child to grow up at some point. The...

Commit to be Happy! 0

Commit to be Happy!

Only by fully committing to an experience can I realize its full potential. It may be more profitable to commit to a mediocre experience than to half-way enjoy a great experience. Happiness is determined more by effort than by circumstances.

Time Travel 0

Time Travel

I have a choice and an opportunity before me to pursue beauty. I can explore and discover the secrets that have been covered up by history. Not in the form of tangible objects but in the form of knowledge and practice of life. These things can be rediscovered through the mind. As I center on my relationship with God and trust to the power of Jesus to draw me ever further into the Father’s love, I am free to pursue the fairy tale, the mystery, and the enchantment that draws me ever deeper. This has grown ever stronger over the...

Why Beauty Matters 1

Why Beauty Matters

It is almost impossible to describe the depth that this video presents in a short caption. If you will invest the hour of time that it takes to watch this film, you will never see the world in the same way again. For once, this is a beautiful thing.

What a Life! 0

What a Life!

The past few days, I have been frustrated with God for revealing so much of His nature and character to me. I feel like I have been given an incredible gift that I need to steward well. Because I value the revelation that he gives me, He continues to pour it out. {He who is faithful in what is least will be faithful with much.} However, I am unable to capture all of it or to share it all and that can be incredibly difficult. I feel like I am stuffed full of His goodness and need some way to...

Experiencing Joy 0

Experiencing Joy

Often these days, I wish to open this blog and write about life or what it is becoming. Yet, in order to do this successfully, I would need to understand what is going on. I feel like thanksgiving dinner that was sitting on a serving plate under a silver cover to keep warm. Now the cover has been removed. And what do I see? Instead of darkness, there is light. Instead of a rounded sky of dim silver, there is nothing – and yet, there is everything. Whatever had surrounded me for the past length of time is gone. I...