A Spellbound Captive of the Night

  "We are all infected and impure with sin.       When we display our righteous deeds,       they are nothing but filthy rags.    Like autumn leaves, we wither and fall,       and our sins sweep us away like the wind." Isaiah 64:6, NLT There are bad things that happen to us-- the ugly, awful and rigorous things, that … Continue reading A Spellbound Captive of the Night

Is it Wrong to Get Angry with God?

Interview with Dr. Billy Graham Q: Is it wrong to get angry at God? I've beten through some very hard times recently and I feel like God has let me down. I'd like to get past this, I guess, but right now I can't help feeling angry at God. A: The real question is this: … Continue reading Is it Wrong to Get Angry with God?

Anxiety: Strength Emptied

"Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength." Charles Spurgeon We wrestle with amazing issues, they parade like certainties.  That is part of their strength.  Anxiety over our future, is a very difficult thing to separate from.  The dictionary has a simple definition,  "distress or uneasiness of mind … Continue reading Anxiety: Strength Emptied

Paranoia and Delusions, Oh My!

Didn't really sleep last night but an interesting day.  Hope it continues to develop in that direction.  I really need a good day to come along right now. Been thinking about paranoia.  It comes loaded up with delusions.  They are separate words, but when they make that toxic combination it gets strange.  Are people out … Continue reading Paranoia and Delusions, Oh My!