My soul continuously remembers it and is bowed down within me. But this I call...– Lamentations 3:20-24, ESV
Long day, and God is good.
This afternoon, the wind shifted and moved the fire in the worst possible direction. It came down over the front range and burned several neighborhoods on the northwest side of Colorado Springs. All of northwest C-Springs is now under mandatory evacuation. There is something entirely unreal about it. No one ever expects to see their home city burning—this afternoon, it looked like...
O LORD, my heart is not lifted up; my eyes are not raised too high; I do not...– Psalm 131
When prepping for the possibility of fire evac:
Mom: Grab all the photo albums!
Me: Grab all the books!
Dad: Grab all the guns we can't replace!
If you confess that the world once was beautiful, but by the curse has become...– Abraham Kuyper (via dompascarella)
I believe what really happens in history is this: the old man is always wrong;...– G.K. Chesterton (via notyourgramma)
If you hear that someone is speaking ill of you, instead of trying to defend...– Epictetus (AD 55 – AD 135)
Your afflictions may only prove that you are more immediately under the Father’s...– Robert Murray McCheyne (via notyourgramma)
Oh, great Sun of Truth, unfading light of the world! The sun and planets are an analogue for you and I, for like a planet I around you twirl, and you are my sun, who lights my sky.
bonshaquitalafontria: bromotherfuckingstridersprite: amishqueen: fuckyeahdestielwillneverdie: curlyfry4: novemberwithyou: CLICK THE SQUARES. THE WHOLE WORLD NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT THIS. i played with this for like 30 minutes, seriously. CANT STOP PLAYING slkdgjjkgdfljg; OH MY GOD THIS IS BACK I SAW THIS LAST YEAR AND COULD NEVER FIND IT AGAIN FJDSKLAJFSKJASLKFJ Well I know...
Prate and Twaddle: Atheism: The Most Dangerous... →
thatcrazyfreethinker: The point is that the murders done by the religious people are INFLUENCED by religion. Stalin and Mao were NOT influenced by atheism. They happened to be atheists. As they say “Without religion, you’ll have good people doing goo things and evil people doing evil…
sungyak: Truth (if true) should be unyielding to conventions, dogmatically narrow, uncompromisingly assertive, and utterly intolerant of falsehood.
Of all hypocrites, grant that I may not be an evangelical hypocrite, ...– Paradoxes, Valley of Vision (via dompascarella)
All our costly obedience is the fruit, not the root, of being forgiven....– John Piper, Fifty Reasons Why Jesus Came to Die