Salvation: An interesting version of Musical Chairs

There are a lot of parable trying to explain how salvation works to someone unchurched, but as I woke up this morning it hit me. The Salvation offered by God is like a solo version of Musical chairs. Picture a game of Musical chairs with a single player, a single chair representing a state of … Continue reading Salvation: An interesting version of Musical Chairs

How to behead somebody

The late novelist Peter deVries said in an interview that he was taught to believe in two things as a child growing up in the Dutch Reformed Church: the omnipotence of God and the total depravity of man. As an adult, he still believed in one of these. Me too. Whatever your beliefs about a … Continue reading How to behead somebody

Thief in the Night

by baldilocks I've been mostly unplugged this week. Most know about my housing situation. I’m staying in temporary housing in Southern California and it has been, mostly, a blessing. First there is the fact that I have housing at all. First, let’s just say that I’m a middle-class girl and a bit of a BAP. … Continue reading Thief in the Night

Either Declare War on ISIS & Fight …or do Not

Luke Skywalker:All right, I'll give it a try. Yoda:No. Try not. Do... or do not. There is no try. The Empire Strikes Back 1980 Maybe it's just me but the entire debate concerning ISIS make no sense to me. We have some people saying the force authorization is too broad, other saying it is too … Continue reading Either Declare War on ISIS & Fight …or do Not