I wrote this after watching Pirates of the Caribbean. We all have storms of life and sometimes it seems we're kneeling on our ship and the devil's in our face, taking over. But our 'swashbuckling faith' keeps us alive. :-)
Sunday School Answers
I realize this may be stepping on some toes :-), but I'm frusterated that teens are able to give answers in Sunday School and Bible Studies are MOSTLY trivia. Yes, memorize the Bible. But what good does it do you if you never memorize WHY?
America was built on heroes, and I challenge us all to both be the hero and thank the hero. I wrote this after hearing Palin's acceptance speech. There's common ground between us, however we're divided, and it's within America and Church.
This is Home
There is a new song by Switchfoot that plays on the credits of Prince Caspian called "This is Home". I didn't like it at first because this (earth) ISN'T my home, but my friend said to think of it as heaven. My home is in God's presence - everywhere