Monthly Archives: November 2010

A Knight That Doesn’t Shine.

I feel like writing a blog today, but I don’t know what to write about, so I’ll write a poem. This one is really just a poem for the sake of poetry. I just wanted to try my hand at a sonnet. It … Continue reading

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Thankfulness.

“Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Three of the greatest practices for a Christian to take part in are outlined in that passage: … Continue reading

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Ciao.

Lately I have been having  quite the battle against misanthropic cynicism. People have frustrated me repeatedly and I’ve been trying not to let it get to me. I’ve been trying desperately sometimes not to be disgusted with humanity. The last few months … Continue reading

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Hard Pressed.

2 Corinthians 4:8-9 “We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed.”       This verse has been a constant point of reliance for me … Continue reading

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A Prayer.

Father, this unruly wretch, forgive. For You alone, teach him to live. Destroy his sin and amend his ways. Teach him to serve You all his days. Though many storms and tempests rise, Return his focus to brighter skies. Forever … Continue reading

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Christian Consumerism.

Yesterday I went to a Christian bookstore to do some early Christmas shopping with my mom. I had two reactions: the first was that I wished I had infinite income so I could buy a mountain of the amazing books … Continue reading

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Ponderings About Art.

I was pondering today about how it really bothers me that the arts seem to be so under-rated in many Christian circles. I don’t mean that Christians don’t appreciate the arts, I know plenty that do. What I mean is … Continue reading

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