Writing

These are a collection of writings, in several different genres, to encourage you and help you grow closer to Jesus.

The Book of Job

Since the beginning of this year, 2019, I have been roaming around the book of Job. I have read it countless times; many times, I will just keep reading the same chapter for several days…repetitively. Although it is a repetitive proce...

Choose Life – Your Parents Did

Recently I read about a young woman who, while engaged, was impregnated by someone other than her fiancé. The young man was incensed at her disregard of their planned future together and demanded an abortion if marriage ever were to happen....

My Life is But a Weaving

My life is but a weaving Between my God and me. I cannot choose the colors He weaveth steadily. Oft’ times He weaveth sorrow; And I in foolish pride Forget He sees the upper And I the underside. Not ’til the loom is silent And the shuttles ...

Missionary Maniac or Martyr?

The news headlines of the past week have been inundated with stories about the death of 26-year-old John Chau from the arrows of a primitive people group on North Sentinel Island in the Indian Ocean. Chau made three attempts to befriend the...

The Paradox of Jenta

We must lay down our arms, the ones of doctrines that we've used to shoot each other for a long time now, and acknowledge that we are not fighting a doctrinal or sectarian battle. We are up against "a way of life" and only Christ can change...

Born to Die

Before the dawn of all creation There was no matter, time or space. The start of all, its destination, Man’s fall and God’s redeeming grace Are in His Holy Word revealed. God-breathed, it is alive to bless With truths from science well conc...

Paint By Numbers

The child stepped into the artist’s workshop. Surveying the room, he was struck with the beauty that surrounded him. Paintings on canvases were strewn about on walls and tables. Some were half-finished, and some consisted of little more tha...