james, you’ve inspired me to do some more blogging about my days.
tumblr is not a safe place O.O
The Man Project
“Be a man. Do the right thing.” - Russell Peters The above quote is from a comedian. He was doing a rather humorous routine on how Chinese people like to barter. According to him, Chinese people also like to throw out philosophical quips. Despite the humor, that little statement has stuck with me. Be a man. What is a man? What does a man do? What makes a man a man? When does a boy...
The Light Does Shine in the Darkness →
i’ve been posting this on every freaking social network that i have access to. i read this post while in my physics class. i definately teared up. “Someday, the killing season on all babies will end. Someday, the riches of God’s glory will be fully known as we see him face to face. And Baby S will be recognized by everyone to possess the worth given her by a great and glorious...
The average person tells 4 lies a day, 1,460 a year, and a total of 88,000 by the age of 6. And the most common lie is “I’m fine”. — Mind Blowing Facts(@urmindblown) April 14, 2013 Truth?
well this sucks
Christianity summed up in 6 words: love Jesus, love people, hate sin
Throwback Thursday Post: We Want More
(I wrote this back on September 8, 2008. Wow. I was this eloquent back then?) “Thou has created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee.” - St. Augustine We hunger. Simple fact. I’m not talking about a simple craving for an In N Out Double Double. I’m talking about a deep hunger inside of us. We fill our time with toys, fun and assorted items....
What is the gospel?
Late Night Thoughts: anger, the sign guy, grace,...
the gospel has been on my mind a lot lately. i feel that God has really been tugging at my heart to find rest and solace in the gospel and the truths that come from it. today i was mad, frustrated, and sad. at CSULB, we occasionally have people who come up on to campus, hold up signs that, basically, say “you’re going to hell because (name your favorite sin).” but for whatever...
fun fact: i have no middle name.
hey allergies. it’d be nice if you stopped making me so tired. i have homework to do…no? dang it.
you’re an island of reality in an ocean of diarrhea
Some of you then asked the practical question: Well, how do you “eat and...– John Piper. Taken from How to Drink Orange Juice to the Glory of God
if i have a son, i will name him Calvin. Calvin To has a sweet ring to it, doesn’t it?
late night thoughts: the cross, my shame, and...
i should probably be studying, but i need to write and get ALL of this off of my chest. i have been dealing with thoughts of inadequacy and thoughts of not being enough. i have always dealt with issues of defining my worth and identity from what i do. man, this year has been a rough ride for me. i have been continually humbled and seeing a lot of my shortcomings and failures highlighted. and...