Lent: It’s NOT Punishment

I think that’s where I’ve failed in the past.  Seeing Lent as a time of punishment, of castigating myself, to make up for all my failures.  I had never heard Lent as anything other than as doing without, sacrificing, giving up, abstaining, faster.  Always loss, no gain.  There was no going towards anything, no journey, … Continue reading Lent: It’s NOT Punishment

Reality Sets In

With my new schedule at work, I’ve been wanting to update here more often.  So far, that hasn’t happened.  I’ve been so tired from working especially picking up overtime since my relief has been sick a lot lately (we’re all concerned about him) so I’ve been covering some of his shifts.  And don’t know what … Continue reading Reality Sets In

Some People are Naughty Liars But They Don’t Think That’s a Sin

It’s true.  Some people are naughty liars.  Actually, there are some people who are very naughty liars and who call themselves Christian.  That’s even worse.  Especially when the naughty lie they tell is that they are Christian.  Now, I understand no one is prefect (you should see the mistakes I make as I type this) … Continue reading Some People are Naughty Liars But They Don’t Think That’s a Sin