I Don’t Do Religion

It starts with you. It always does, it always has. It’s all about you. That may sound a little strange or selfish, but throughout this post, you’ll begin to see what I mean. I easily get offended when people use the term “religion.” Religion sounds like it has a questionable connotation to it, along with…

Beaming with Brightness

“So when Aaron and all the children of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of his face shone, and they were afraid to come near him.” Exodus 34:30 Glowing. When Moses, the Israelites’ leader, talked with God, his face would begin to glow. Or, as the Bible says, shine. Moses had a special relationship with…

Are You A Way-Gu-Ken?

  When I was four years old I told my mom that I wanted to dye my hair black. It seemed to me like a good way to save a whole lot of bother. You see, at the time, we were living in South Korea, and I had blonde hair. White blonde hair. In Korea,…

3 Reasons We Can Be Joyful In Trials

“My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials.” -James 1:2 The weeks dragged into months. Those months dragged into over a year. One of my friends, a captain on our soccer team, had been sidelined for what seemed to be forever with an injury. Bouncing from doctor to doctor, he kept getting…