Monthly Archives: September 2016

“A More Perfect Union”

Here it is…40 days until the next presidential election. I have enjoyed blogging on Seeing Gray in a World of Black and White* but it seems as if I have been on this book forever. Finally, I have crossed the … Continue reading

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Where is That Light?

I like the early morning hours, the feeling of being quiet with my thoughts, with my prayers, a chance to sort out my priorities. I like the way my mind slowly unfolds from a night’s sleep with quite a bit … Continue reading

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Spiritual Struggles

You feel the peace that passes all understanding. You fight the war with temptation and you win on a daily basis. You can pray without ceasing. You rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory. Yes, you think your faith … Continue reading

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The Messy Truth

Why would anyone title a chapter “The Messy Truth about Spirituality?” There is a good reason Pastor Adam Hamilton* titles his chapter that way. It is messy. When I was a member of my previous church, I did not worry … Continue reading

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Let’s Be Honest

Let’s be honest. Most of us have doubts. It is a total spectrum problem. By “total spectrum” I mean the most devout Christian will have doubts from time to time and the most dedicated atheist will have doubts from time … Continue reading

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From Doubt…Humility

My Bible preaches humility. Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others. Have this mind … Continue reading

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From Doubt…Trust

“If ours is an examined faith, we should be unafraid to doubt. If doubt is eventually justified, we were believing what clearly was not worth believing. But if doubt is answered, our faith grows stronger still. It knows God more … Continue reading

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