The Modern Christian

The world has played us since day one. As an infant, we played with a toy that taught us to put shapes into holes. There was a sense of awe that we received as the shape fit into the right hole. While this toy exists to teach spatial reasoning, it also teaches us the joy…

The Foundations

What’s the basis of Christianity? Faith. Faith that +2000 years ago God sent His son to live among men. Faith that His Son died for our sins. Faith that He rose from the dead 3 days later. Faith that He ascended into Heaven. Faith that He bestowed the Holy Spirit upon us. Faith is a powerful…

Tear Down. Start Again.

I’m changing the name of this blog. As I am writing this, I haven’t changed it yet. I don’t know what the new name should be, so hopefully typing this will clear some things up.  It used to be called,  “My Journey Through San Diego.”  Now, it is more of a journey through life. Well,…

Learning to Swim

Last week was a plunge. It was a slap to the face. The water was surprisingly cold. And our body has two responses to a surprise: push through or freak out. In water, freaking out to drowning. Funny thing is, freaking out can lead to drowning on dry land too, just more on the metaphorical…

The Plunge

Have you ever woken up and just known that something other than you want is going to happen today? Just the feeling that “man, today is gonna be crazy.” And then as the day unravels, you see everything turn out differently and you can’t help but wonder if you did this to yourself by the…