I have such jacked up view of the word love
I told that girl I dated that I loved
her only to use her.
I was told by that scary man when I was 5 that he loved
me only to be scarred by him.
I told my wife that I loved
her only to destroy her.
I was told by that pastor that he loved
me only to have him stab me Read more.
Yesterday I got an email from a person who has been “following” me online for years. The email read, and I got permission to share this…
“Hey Los. What’s up man. I need to apologize to you for something. I’ve been really bitter at you for the past 2 years. I don’t even know why. I thought you were so stuck on yourself and were full of shit. But then a Read more.
Dear church worker dude or dudette.
Hey it’s me.
Your “target demographic”.
36 year old married father of 2.
28 year old single female yuppie.
22 year old WW2 look alike hipster
Whoever you deem “target. It’s me
I know you work hard at getting me to come to your church services.
You study me, what I like to do, listen to, and watch.
You then try and incorporate all of that into that 1 hour on Sunday Read more.
[Let's not fool ourselves. This pic has nothing to do with my post. But how freaking cool is that?!!! ON TO THE CONTENT NOW]
When I was 12, my main concern was if Mary Helen Addison would sit within a 10 foot radius of me at lunch. 2 days out of 5 she would. And 1 day out of 5 she would sit across the table Read more.
“Well what are you stressed about? What are you worried about?”
9 times out of 10 those are the 2 questions people ask me when I either have an anxiety attack or am struggling with a bout of anxiety.
Last night around 2am I remember my eyes opening and them feeling like they were in the back of my head. The next thing I remember is my heart was racing. Violently racing. Read more.
They have an amazing life.
From what you can tell.
Their tweets are so witty.
Their instagrams so full of love, life, and laughs.
And you look at your own life and wonder where did you go wrong?
How come they have all the luck?
And then you read my blog and I tell you that they get to choose the best 90 seconds of their day to share with the Read more.
There is so much I learned during my 7 days being unplugged from the world.
I’m not even going to try and pull off a blog post about it but I am sure it will slowly leak out into my writing for years to come.
One thing I did realize while I was away was that I honestly don’t believe God ever intended us to know Him Read more.
There is an opportunity that awaits the masterpiece version you today that the counterfeit version of you could never pull off.
So take the counterfeit off the wall and put back up the masterpiece.
It’s better that way.
It’s me. Or you. Whatever. We did it. And holy crap. We barely did it.
What the? How did we end up here?
I don’t know. But we did.
You are 39 and 364 days. In other words… Tomorrow you turn 40.
So on this last day of your 30′s I wanna remind you of a few things you’ve figured out the first 39 years of life.
1. Stop chasing your dream. By the Read more.
1. Make sure you have one friend who uses F*CKING as a normal adjective.
“Hey man. That was one hard F*CKING workout”
“You guys want to go to F*CKING lunch?”
“That was a great F*CKING episode of of The Voice”
I mean, I’m sure you have a friend that says FREAKING all the time.
It’s just the Christian version.
But I like to limit it to just one. Cause I can’t handle 2. No really. Read more.