If I’m being honest, I lied. The honesty is the lie, and the lie is what I never planned to exchange my heart for. Im the victim? God forgive me, I know not what I do. For heaven’s sake, I always knew this wasn’t true. I’m just doing what I’m told, I followed orders, the regiment was sold. If thats the promise given to me, its cheap, its worthless and I persisted to believe. You’re only...
Identity: Revelation of the Cosmic.
“You’re such a hipster…” How often has that been said to me? The truth is I hate and love that term at the same time. Through my personal definitions of how I have come to understand how “hipster” is applied… Why I hate it… Perhaps it is the accurate description of a blatantly ignorant generation that hides itself behind self-enlightenment and technology. No...
COMFAINATE // A Way To Live Until You Die: "What... →
comfainate: Rolling Stone Magazine asked Green Day’s, Billie Joe Armstrong, in an interview about new albums, addiction, and the future of the band. “I’d get this voice in my head: ‘Who do you think you are? Why did you write a song like ‘Holiday,’ you high school drop out?” We all hear that voice. Billie…
My Struggles, His Beauty: Authenticity in...
I’ve been back and forth over writing this for awhile. However, I can’t see any other reason not to due to where I’ve been led in my life; a man completely sold that his life is not about himself but rather the greater of He who is in me. It started with a friend and mentor. As I stood in his office, he looked at me with tears filling his eyes, “I love you because you’re my friend, and I just...
Then with water in my eyes The words began to rise from their place They were...– “Words in the Water” by Thrice
We must face up to the truth that the call of Christ does set up a barrier...– Dietrich Bonhoeffer - “The Cost of Discipleship”