Between Guilt and Shame

You know full well the naked truth of who you actually are, beneath the camouflage of your pretense and postured self-presentation.

Overcoming Temptation

Realizing how Jesus sympathizes with us in our humanness and frailty has changed my perspective concerning guilt and shame.

The Thicket Part 4: Pierced

Could he deliver me from my current state? Surely, it was too late. I was trapped in the thicket, imprisoned by my own choices and, now, destroying others.

A Keyboard Plug

We played our hearts out, and then, it was time for me to go home. On my way out of the room, I tripped over the cord, pulling the plug from the wall.

What I Learned from the Biggest Lie I Ever told

In that moment, I wanted to disappear. I wanted to take back what I said, but for some reason, I couldn’t bring myself to. On the way back home, the only consolation that I could think of is that I’d probably never see the medical assistant ever again.