Death

Three Words that Changed the World

  In these times of verbosity, it is difficult to decide what actually makes a real difference, what matters. And that will be a matter of perspective for each person. What makes a difference to you might not make a difference to me. So when I say, these three words changed the world, I realize… Read more Three Words that Changed the World

Memorial Day: Freedom Ain’t Free

Memorial Day¬† Jenn Budenz visits the grave of her fiance’ with their 2-month-old baby. Mary McHugh spends time with her fallen husband. As Memorial Day slowly ramped up the last couple of weeks, I hadn’t noticed the lack of observation of why or what we are remembering. And that’s okay, America has been in the… Read more Memorial Day: Freedom Ain’t Free

Get Busy Livin’ or Get Busy Dyin’

Get Busy Livin’ or Get Busy Dyin’ I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.… Read more Get Busy Livin’ or Get Busy Dyin’

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My Life: The Truth is I Really Shouldn’t Be Here

My Life I should be dead 10 times over or at least permanently injured, or lame, or something equally as horrific. The longer I live, the more I realize how fortunate I am just to be around. Between the lifestyle I lived and the mental illness I experienced, there were plenty of opportunities for me… Read more My Life: The Truth is I Really Shouldn’t Be Here

Prince, and Other Greats: This Year I Began to Die

Prince. Glenn Frey. Maurice White. This year Glenn Frey, Maurice White, and Prince have all died. It’s only April. It’s like someone coming into your mind and taking away part of your past. You are connected to this music. It’s part of you. At least it was part of me. Glenn Frey was one of… Read more Prince, and Other Greats: This Year I Began to Die

Christian Persecution What They Aren’t Telling You

Christian Persecution. Photos have been taken down. This is by far the hardest thing I have ever written. The subject matter (Christian Persecution) is bad enough. Now add the brutality of these atrocities and it becomes immeasurably worse. I’m serious about the warning above, it’s not meant to be an attention getter. I know people… Read more Christian Persecution What They Aren’t Telling You

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Why Being a Christian After Jesus Died Sucked!

Being a Christian after Jesus died. Imagine living with someone for three years, literally spending every day, every minute with him. All the while you believe he is destined to be your people’s greatest leader of all time. It’s only a matter of months, maybe days, before he acts. Then no one will doubt that… Read more Why Being a Christian After Jesus Died Sucked!