Math Hurts My Brain

Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Proverbs 3:5 (NLT) Math. Just the word can send shivers down my spine. Up until seventh grade, I was great at math. Addition, no problem. Subtraction, I was an ace. Multiplication, I knew the “times tables” backward and forward. Division,Continue reading “Math Hurts My Brain”

Peaceful Turmoil

The Lord gives his people strength. The Lord blesses them with peace. Psalm 29:11 (NLT) Growing up, I had a concept that had been drilled into my head in countless Sabbath Schools, grade school bible classes, and other spiritual training. It went something like this: If you are a Christian you will never have anythingContinue reading “Peaceful Turmoil”

It’s a Trap!

Fearing people is a dangerous trap, but trusting the LORD means safety. Proverbs 29:25 (NLT) There is a famous line from the Star Wars franchise of movies which has been repeated many times within popular culture over the past several decades. The line was “It’s a trap!” and was uttered by a character named AdmiralContinue reading “It’s a Trap!”