Big Props to All You Ninjas Out There

Big props to all you ninjas out there quietly moving around and helping people. You know who you are and you won’t say jack about it because you don’t do it for glory, you do it for God or just because it’s right. You ninjas hate getting credit because if you do, that means you…

How I Was Raised from the Dead

A friend of mine, a Christ follower, came over for coffee a week ago. I knew him well enough to know we’d end up talking about spiritual things, but I didn’t expect it to change my life. I never wanted the Christ. Sure, I grew up in a Christian nation, surrounded by the trappings of…

Giving the Devil His Due

“It’s sickening how good you make it out to be. Makes you wanna vomit. I mean, gimme a break. Who is this jackass, high on the Christ figure? Sounds like you done snapped. Don’t gimme happy. Gimme pissed and cynical and petty. Where’s your wry new take on Miley Cypress or whatever? Listen, dude, I’m…

Dude, I Got Robbed by a Ninja

Shame. That’s what he stole from me. Sneaked right into my soul and stole my prized possession, my shame. Shame ate me alive every day from the moment I woke up, usually late, until the moment I collapsed from the exhaustion of pursuing desperate distractions from the screaming hell of my shame–until the Spirit entered…