Tag Archives: Culture

The Costa Rica Trip: First Aid, Paintings, Big Yellow Flippers, and the Gospel.

     I figured I would interrupt my current series on manliness to bring you all an update pertaining to my Costa Rica trip. Let me just open by saying this: God is astounding. That is essentially all I have to … Continue reading

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One of Those Controversial Topics.

     A lot of people seem to think that I don’t have the right to say anything about this topic since I’m a conservative Christian teenage gent. Evidently I’m not supposed to say anything about this because I can’t understand the … Continue reading

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Depth.

“Those who err in mind will know the truth, and those who criticize will accept instruction.” Isaiah 29:24      This verse has been rattling around in my head this last week. I’ve been thinking a lot about how intellectualism is … Continue reading

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Loner.

      “Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.” Ecclesiastes 4:12       As my blog’s url clearly shows, I am a peculiar fellow. I’ve been reminded of this by a realization … Continue reading

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Ode to Beauty.

This is a short poem about how true beauty is being forgotten and replaced with something artificial and my hunger to remedy that. This is my heart-cry behind much of my photography, poetry, and every other thing I create. I believe beauty can … 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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A Letter to Christian Young Men.

This is something I posted on facebook recently. The response was quite surprising. It’s been on my mind a good deal these days, so I thought I’d go ahead and put it here too.  I hope it challenges, blesses, and ecourages you. … Continue reading

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