Charlie Chaplin, a famous actor and filmmaker, entered a Charlie Chaplin look alike contest in Cleveland, Ohio—figuring he was a shoe-in and would give everyone a good laugh. He came in twentieth. I’ve thought about this story a lot. If we let the world judge who we are, they will get it wrong. When Moses … More Satan attacks worth first. Because if we doubt it, we are crippled. And if we understand it, we can do anything.
“The great test of life … is not to endure storms, but to choose the right while they rage..” I woke up in the middle of the second night of trek to a torrential downpour of rain and wind that was flattening tents. I was a leader (and six months pregnant), and we knew we … More “The great test of life … is not to endure storms, but to choose the right while they rage..”
I know that Jesus was perfect and people were offended by him. But that’s exactly it…Jesus was PERFECT and offended people. I am not. 😉 I dont have the perfect truth, either.I’m not trying to say it’s my job to never offend, but I do think it’s my job to be introspective when I do. It … More “We are not obedient because we are blind. We are obedient because we can see.”
There was a man named Solomon Asch who ran a psychological experiment. Eight people were put into a room together to participate in a group vision test. The experimenter showed the group a card. On the left was a reference line and on the right were three lines labeled 1, 2, or 3. Each individual … More “The thing about truth is that it exists beyond belief. It is true even if nobody believes it.”
I was listening to a podcast the other day. As I listened, I felt like I should turn it off. “This isn’t truth.” The spirit whispered. And although it is something I have heard said over and over in our society, I realized it was not founded by scripture. It was a truth that has … More “The best way of finding truth is simply to go to the origin of all truth and ask or respond to inspiration.”