How to Put It All Together, part 1 (or, Take the Red Pill, Neo)

I have long wanted to write a piece for anyone who wished to make their peace with God, and achieve Heaven when they die. There has long been a misunderstanding that this requires you to be a good person. The facts of Jesus’ life, however, don’t support that. While He had many good, upstanding people … Continue reading How to Put It All Together, part 1 (or, Take the Red Pill, Neo)

Rededicating My Life to Christ (or: Pursuing the Humility of the Cross)

As I spoke about in the entries “Positive Responses” and “Put a Ring On It“, I just returned to Prayer Lake. It was a similiarly miraculous experience, complete with my familiar fear of intimacy, the beckoning of the Spirit of God, and the simple, overwhelming joy of being His. At the end of the weekend, … Continue reading Rededicating My Life to Christ (or: Pursuing the Humility of the Cross)