Shinedown – “Get Up”

Reflections on “Get Up” by Shinedown from the album Attention Attention.

Starset – “Halo”

Lyrics I can see you running, running Every night from the same darkness It’s coming, coming But you are not along If you just say the word I’ll be there by your side You make me more, you make me superhuman And if you need me to I will save you Send out the signalContinue reading “Starset – “Halo””

Jason Mraz – “I Won’t Let Go”

  Lyrics When I look into your eyes It’s like watching the night sky Or a beautiful sunrise Well, there’s so much they hold And just like them old stars I see that you’ve come so far To be right where you are How old is your soul? Will I won’t give up on usContinue reading “Jason Mraz – “I Won’t Let Go””

Twenty One Pilots – “Heathens”

What can “Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots teach us about ourselves, our culture, and our religious expression? Read this to find out!

Monster, or the Aftermath of Election Day

I’ve purposely avoided social media and WordPress for the last 48 hours.  I wanted to see what was going to happen after the election results came in and Donald Trump was named the President-Elect of the United States.  I didn’t vote for either candidate of the major parties, but here’s the thing: in American elections,Continue reading “Monster, or the Aftermath of Election Day”

Blogging Thru Song: Breaking Benjamin- Ashes of Eden

It’s been a while since we’ve had a song post, so here you go.  There’s not much for me to add to this one.  There have been times when I turned away from God to follow my own desires, a tale common within Western Christianity.  Allow this song to be an encouragement to you, especiallyContinue reading “Blogging Thru Song: Breaking Benjamin- Ashes of Eden”

Blogging Through Song: Life After Death & Taxes

A dear friend of mine named Vernon Bauer, a retired missionary to Colombia and a masterful theologian, preached a sermon once on the benefit of music in our daily Christian walk.  Needless to say, I was intrigued.  The point that he made was to plant a song in your mind to call upon when temptationContinue reading “Blogging Through Song: Life After Death & Taxes”

Dying Star, or the Fear of Christians

Do you ever just feel down?  I’ve had that experience on a few occasions this week and I’m not entirely sure why, but it was this evening while I was cleaning up after dinner that I realized I’d not prayed about it.  It’s interesting how sometimes we simply roll through life without even talking toContinue reading “Dying Star, or the Fear of Christians”