The Power of Hope

As many of you may know if you’ve read my previous posts, I sponsor a little girl through Compassion International. This child, Vivin, a precious little lady from Indonesia has brought me more joy than I would have thought possible. I tried to bring her hope through my sponsorship- and in her haunting brown eyes … More The Power of Hope

Uncivilized

by m. e. roach   21st century 1st world problems babbling hipsters lots of coffee   the rich see danger as something for kicks   have you ever had nothing left to want? have you ever found that the american dream is, after all, just a dream?     and dreams are empty   walk … More Uncivilized

Hope

Hope. It’s something we’re all searching for. It’s something our broken world needs. And just recently, I found a little tiny bit of that hope to hold onto. I started sponsoring a little girl online- Vivin, a five year old girl. Lovelie, sadly, I was unable to find- although I guess that’s a good thing, … More Hope

Courageous

Some of you may have seen the relatively new Christian movie Courageous. Tonight I just finished reading the book (by Randy Alcorn), and I ended up with really, really mixed feelings. I thought it had really good overall themes, good writing, and the movie had decent acting. “Daddy issues” come up in a lot of … More Courageous