"If anyone can refute me—show me I’m making a mistake or looking at things from the wrong perspective—I’ll gladly change. It’s the truth I’m after, and the truth never harmed anyone. What harms us is to persist in self-deceit and ignorance." - Marcus Aurelius, Meditations VI: 21 In my adolescence, I used to question my … Continue reading What is Truth?
With all this madness regarding Donald Trump becoming the new American President, I was hoping all the tension and hostility would eventually die down a bit; and maybe, just maybe, Trump would actually prove himself to be a somewhat decent leader. Unfortunately, I've been disappointed by both sides equally. We not only have a loose cannon … Continue reading Should Church and State Be Separate?
It's been over a year since I first started blogging about my life experiences relating to Christianity (as well as other random musings), so I figured it was time to list all my articles from February 2016 to February 2017! Thank you all for continuing to support me through reading my articles, sharing your experiences with me, constructive … Continue reading A Summary of Thoughts Unravelled: February 2016 – February 2017
It is truly a frightening moment in the history of North America, and quite possibly the world. Donald Trump's inauguration is today, and I refuse to watch it or partake in it. Not only because I do not support Trump, but also because I do not support the rampant, reactionary hostility that surrounds his presidency from both … Continue reading Darkness is Rising
As of late, I have been seeing a lot of posts on my newsfeed about the situation(s) in the Middle East involving Christians being persecuted by the Islamic State. There is no denying the gruesome and heart-wrenching tragedies that are still ongoing at this very moment. While the threat of torture and death is imminent … Continue reading Addressing Islamophobia on Social Media
I've been to my share of rock and metal shows. My buddy and I would often try to weasel our way between the crammed bodies to be at the very front of the stage. Oftentimes when the crowd is feeling the music just right, things can get pretty crazy. People begin to bounce off each other … Continue reading Stand For Something