Pain Should Lead Us Closer to Christ

Most people do not want to experience pain. Who wants it, right? Society has conditioned us that we should always present ourselves smiling and happy. Our social media accounts post photos about us having the best times of our lives. While it is indeed a consolation that in life we have happy moments, we should also … Continue reading Pain Should Lead Us Closer to Christ

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Remember Lot and his wife

Lot's wife has been widely known as one of the Bible's notorious 'disobedient woman'. While I do not argue that it was her misdemeanor that caused her to become a pillar of salt, I would also like for us think deeply about Lot's influence to his wife. The Danger of Lot's Decision In Genesis 19, … Continue reading Remember Lot and his wife

How Much Land Does a Man Need? (Short Story)

by Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) I An elder sister came to visit her younger sister in the country. The elder was married to a tradesman in town, the younger to a peasant in the village. As the sisters sat over their tea talking, the elder began to boast of the advantages of town life: saying how comfortably they lived there, … Continue reading How Much Land Does a Man Need? (Short Story)