Category Archives: Self-Reflection

A Message of Hope

Over the course of these last six or seven years since I have come out of the closet and openly acknowledged to myself and pretty much the world that I am transgender, I have seen tremendous changes in myself and … Continue reading

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Thoughts on False Christians

When I hear politicians and especially the U.S. President claim Christian identity, I become all the more observant and critical of them. I hold them to a standard that is pretty high– because I would expect anyone who is Christian … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 17 “David and Goliath”

So one of the most classic stories of the Bible is the story of David and Goliath. It is the classic story of the underdog kid with attitude and sling taking down the well armored boastful giant. In looking at … Continue reading

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Romans 15:5-7

Romans 15:5-7 ESV “May the God of endurance and encouragement grant you to live in such harmony with one another, in accord with Christ Jesus, that together you may with one voice glorify the God and Father of our Lord … Continue reading

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On the Subject of Faith

What is faith? What does the word mean? Faith in my view, is the quantity and quality of trust you have in a person, belief, idea, concept, principle, or anything at all that could have substantial value to you for … Continue reading

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More Thoughts on Church

Continuing from yesterday’s post and reflection, I have really begun to question the narratives and messages I hear from fellow Christians and various pastors. I am struggling to understand purpose. I am trying to understand what it is that God … Continue reading

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Thoughts of the Day – December 27th, 2016

I have been reading a very fascinating book entitled, “Real Church: Does it Exist? Can I Find It?” by Larry Crabb. I am only on chapter seven right now but already I find it very provocative and immediately insightful. I … Continue reading

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