Wasteland Kings

Category: Adventures

I lay flat on my back staring up at the ceiling. My breath came a little ragged and my head felt light. The recently finished workout had torn me down completely and left me beyond exhausted. I enjoy these experiences of being torn down, worn out, and exhausted because I’ve learned that God is the ultimate rebuilder. The past few weeks brought me a few of these experiences and not just in the gym. I attended a writer’s conference a…

Like many fun things in this world, video games need to be enjoyed in moderation. Playing the wrong kinds of games or too many of them can cause some problems and I know that from first hand experience. That doesn’t mean that they can’t be great sources of fun, especially when enjoyed with friends. Video games can even teach us about relationships and the best ways to interact with the ones that we care about. I love to play games…

I’m taking a little vacation for the 4th of July and consequently won’t be posting a normal blog post for today. The posts will continue as normal on Monday though. Until then, I’ll leave you with some thoughts about the awesome holiday we’re about to enjoy. My roommates and I recently visited Washington D.C. and it was actually my first visit to our nation’s capitol. To put it simply, I was BLOWN AWAY. I thought it would be cool, but…

Consistently living in the moment is basically impossible. In Matthew 6:34, Jesus tells us to not worry about tomorrow and only worry about today. It’s a clear command that seems pretty simple. It’s also one of the most difficult commands in Scripture. So do not worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will care for itself. Each day has enough trouble of it’s own. – Matthew 6:34 It’s really hard to follow this command because of the difficulty and incredible number of…

We underestimate the power of distractions. One time in Colorado, I took a rafting trip on the Royal Gorge with some friends. I had what you might call an exciting time. Because of the way I’m made-up physically, I’m a little top-heavy. From the moment I saw the rafts I only thought one thing: I’m going to fall out of that raft. I stood on the bank of the river and listened to the kind instructor explain the ‘do’s and…

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