How to Write a Torture Scene

I’m a Christian who believes Philippians 4:8, which reads: “Finally brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, if there be any praise, think on these things.” (KJV) I am also … More How to Write a Torture Scene

Plugging into Mythology

Myth: a usually traditional story of ostensibly historical events that serves to unfold part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. —Webster’s New Collegiate Dictionary. I have always been fascinated with mythology. As a boy, I read the Greek myths and became as familiar with Theseus, Hercules … More Plugging into Mythology

Why “Chosen”?

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD.  –Isaiah 55:8. For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”   –Jeremiah 20:1.   I don’t believe in … More Why “Chosen”?

A God for a Modern World: The Great Adventure Manifesto #3

Here’s the final installation of my six points of belief taken from The Great Adventure Manifesto: I will do my best to put it in the context of a modern, secular world, in an attempt to balance the need for education, science, consumerism, and technology as well as a conscience, a belief in God and … More A God for a Modern World: The Great Adventure Manifesto #3