Fainting on the Slopes of Mount Doom

It's amazing how easily the urge to quit overcomes logic. Never mind the dreams and goals you sacrifice when you give up; sometimes quitting equates to absolute destruction. If you quit on a project at work, you'll get fired. If you quit while running from a bear, you'll get eaten. And so forth. But still … Continue reading Fainting on the Slopes of Mount Doom

I made it? How?

Walking with God through the tough times is a singular experience. It's almost impossible to describe to anybody else, and even when you do, it doesn't always help. All the answers sounds the same: "Have faith," "God has a plan for this," "Just hold on and you'll be fine." And even though every one of … Continue reading I made it? How?

10 Tips for the Unemployed/Underemployed Christian

I've been unemployed for about two months now, without stead work for even longer. Being unemployed is about as fun as finding a scorpion in your shoe and I'm betting you agree. There's a feeling of entrapment, sometimes desperation, trying to earn a living. But with unemployment around 8% according to the NY Times,  and that's just in … Continue reading 10 Tips for the Unemployed/Underemployed Christian