I’ve never thought of it this way. I’m reading a book called Finally Alive, by John Piper, talking about the biblical concept of being born again. He reminds us that Jesus said “you must be born again” and not “I suggest … Continue reading
I’ve been having various conversations online recently where people who don’t share my faith in God say things like: come on, that stuff about sin and repentance doesn’t concern me, it’s just what you believe. And if it was, then … Continue reading
Originally posted on Meirav's Blog Archive:
We were talking about meeting a potential spouse and how we decide if they’re the right person. How did I decide? he asked me. Well, it was easy, I said, I just asked…
I hope my readers do know who picks me up when no one is around.
the only way I cope
yes, the only way I cope Continue reading
If we are sinful by nature and can’t help it, then how can God hold it against us? This is a question I’ve seen come up a lot in online discussions about the Christian faith, and I’ll be honest with … Continue reading
I live a great deal of my life online, sharing thoughts and feelings as well as my art – sharing it all with the general public, including friends and strangers and all that range in between, some people who know … Continue reading
It feels like so much longer – almost like all that stuff happened to someone else. Which is a good sign, I think – a sign of healing, of moving on. And yet, I still remember the date. Still found myself … Continue reading
these two kind of go together really.
oh, but can’t I…
just a little bit…
before I turn to you and say sorry – can’t I be a little bit horrid to people first?
oh, sure, you’re free to do that. [said in very sad tone of voice]
you’re free to