Explaining the seemingly unexplainable

NOTE This is a work of fiction, and the people in it are fictitious.  The ghosts are real. ~Nathaniel Benchley There are some events in life that are just beyond explanation.  There seems to be absolutely no rhyme or reason for the occurrence, yet, there it is, unfolding for all to see.  The problem is … Continue reading Explaining the seemingly unexplainable

Confronting the demons of the past…Part III

Do not quench the Spirit. ~I Thessalonians 5:19, English Standard Version The first hurdle that I needed to jump for the light to truly transform me was to believe that God could actually defeat my enemy.  I know that sounds a bit silly, especially for a professed believer in Christ, but I had spent so … Continue reading Confronting the demons of the past…Part III

The Evil I do not want to do…

“…I do not understand my own actions. For I do not do what I want, but I do the very thing I hate…So now it is no longer I who do it, but sin that dwells within me. For I know that nothing good dwells in me…for I have the desire to do what is right, but not the ability to carry it out. For I do not do the good I want, but the evil I do not want is what I keep on doing” (ESV Ro 7.15-20).