When your life needs a Plan B: Life sucks but God is good

It's ironic. Looking back through this blog, it seems I mainly write posts about coping with hard times, and wondering if I can see God in them.  From taking up my guitar and singing church songs when I am just not in the mood for it (here and here) to euthanasing runts, there seems to…Read more When your life needs a Plan B: Life sucks but God is good

The Sheikh’s son, the Ferrari and the train

Yeah, so .. this gem cropped up on Facebook and I thought I'd share what it brought to mind.  The image is of a humorous exchange between, I am guessing, a fictional Sheikh and his son who is studying abroad. ________________ Son:  Dear Father,  Berlin is wonderful and the people are really nice.  Even though,…Read more The Sheikh’s son, the Ferrari and the train

Sometimes I wish I could just text God …

So, I am sat here, with my damn phone in my hand, and thinking, "I wish I could send a text message to God.  Just to, you know, check in.  Let him know how things are.". Of course, the implied continuation of that thought is, " .. and get a quick reply".  That's the thing…Read more Sometimes I wish I could just text God …