Life As I Know It, Thoughts in the Faith

Going Clear: HBO’s Documentary on Scientology

Over the weekend, we had a free HBO/Showtime/Starz promotion with Direct TV, and you know what that means... record, record, record. We do indeed now have The Truman Show, Contact, and The Shining on our DVR list. You're welcome. We also recorded the documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief. We all know that HBO documentaries… Continue reading Going Clear: HBO’s Documentary on Scientology

Life As I Know It, Thoughts in the Faith

We Are Broken People {Gospel Part 2}

Last week, I talked about the Gospel. It has really weighed on my heart lately to share this message more often. Also along those lines, I want to talk about the Church. How do you define church? What has your experience been? Please, share, and consider this, as well... We are all complete hypocrites. Not… Continue reading We Are Broken People {Gospel Part 2}

Daily Notes, Thoughts in the Faith

No Longer Slaves

Every Lent, it seems that pastors everywhere try to come up with a new twist on the season, or a new approach to their sermons.  And every year, it's generally the same: focusing on Jesus' sacrifice and therefore we make a piddly sacrifice to symbolize The Big Sacrifice.  But last Sunday's sermon made a point… Continue reading No Longer Slaves

Life As I Know It, Thoughts in the Faith

God loves them too. Maybe more.

I have an incredible amount of impatience. And I will be the first to admit it. This can really be a problem when dealing with people who don't exactly match my personality type--I am easily frustrated and disenchanted, and I am quick to make judgements about their choices and situations. But there is one thing… Continue reading God loves them too. Maybe more.