Above the Burning Streets

“This is especially true of those who follow the corrupt desire of the flesh and despise authority. Bold and arrogant, they are not afraid to heap abuse on celestial beings; yet even angels, although they are stronger and more powerful, do not heap abuse on such beings when bringing judgment on them from the Lord.Continue reading “Above the Burning Streets”

It’s All Been Done Before

I’ve always been a huge Bare Naked Ladies fan. The band, I mean. Let’s just make that clear up front. There’s a song called It’s All Been Done Before, and it reminds me of right now. And every “right now” for that matter. I think it’s pretty easy to label the darkness in this worldContinue reading “It’s All Been Done Before”

The Winning Team

I am not a very political person. I barely survived Team Britney versus Team Christina and really dread experiencing that kind of heartache again. And Team Britney. Duh. A friend and I were discussing the current political climate and the recent phenomenon of human beings everywhere vomiting their staunch beliefs all over their keyboards. ItContinue reading “The Winning Team”

What is True?

“The Bible isn’t true.” Okay. Then what is true? Your individual feelings on a subject? Well that won’t work. Everyone has feelings, and they’re not the same. Maybe the way you were raised? The particular paradigm you ascribe to in order to process the world. But there‘s a mixed bag of paradigms, some the completeContinue reading “What is True?”

Blessed be the Fruit

“Blessed be the fruit.” I absorbed The Handmaid’s tale when it wasn’t a show but a book that only hardcore feminists who didn’t shave under their arms read. Well, maybe I’m exaggerating about that last part. I wanted to be Margaret Atwood. I wanted to be a million things. I realize now “I want” isContinue reading “Blessed be the Fruit”