Tag: Life

[on emptiness]

[on emptiness]

Sometimes
We feel like we’re overflowing
With emotions,
With stress,
With ordinarities of the days we live
Without even noticing that we are living.

[you simply never know]

[you simply never know]

I was going home in a taxi cab. It was late at night and I was tired. Closing my eyes, I leaned back, and wondered about what I am going to write tonight. There was one post that was getting ripe in my mind, but then I felt the car slowing down and stopping. I …

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[tough answers]

[tough answers]

Bill Grandi posted about “Questions“ today, and it reminded me of the times when the questions are so honest, you’re at loss as to what to answer. It was the day after the altar call service. While there was a lot of fun activities and games, there was also serious stuff. In the evening, the …

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[the camp: there and back again]

[the camp: there and back again]

I am still alive, in case you have wondered. The last 10 days of my life were spent in a children’s camp at the Azov Sea and I made a decision not to check my e-mail / update Facebook / write blog posts while there so that it would not distract me from the reason …

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[desert storm]

[desert storm]

Lately my life has reminded me of two things: desert time and storm. Desert time because there have been a lot of temptations and trials (some of which I have failed miserably)… The storm reference is because there are often times when I feel like I am desperately trying to swim to the surface, only …

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[God is still God and God is still good…]

[God is still God and God is still good…]

Stumbled upon this video at David Wilson’s blog. Taking into account that I had lost three people I knew to cancer, this video… besides making me emotional, also reminded me of the attitude we all should have. Enjoy life. No matter what it brings.