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A Prayer.

Oh LordYou searched me and you know meWhen I lie down and when I riseYou know my heartYou know my jealousy and my prideMy ingratitude and impatienceMy lust and my greedYou hear my curses castOn those You’ve called ‘Beloved’You’ve seen … Continue reading

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What’s Up With Jakob? — Part Two

Read Part 1 The morning comes when I’m supposed to move into the trailer. I wake up with dread. I really didn’t want to move into a trailer. It didn’t feel right, and I kind of panicked. I called the … Continue reading

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What’s Up With Jakob? — Part One

Let’s call this my belated Christmas letter. There have once again been a plethora of changes in my life. I haven’t intentionally left my friends and family in my dark, but somewhere along the way I decided I like to … Continue reading

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June

If you can’t let love go Douse it with gasoline Watch it burn and fade away Then, you can be free Light a match, and drink it in ’til no longer what it used to be A faded, jaded memory … Continue reading

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Rain

I’ve been wrestling with God recently. I’ve felt pain and hurt, and so I’ve spent time in thought, prayer, reasoning, and scriptural study to try to make sense of it all. In doing this, I’ve confronted a lot of things … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Always Rises

Gotham City. A city run by criminals and governed by fear. Police neglect the feeblest attempt to fight corruption within their own departments. Villains such as Ra’s al Ghul, The Joker, and Bane rise up to take advantage of a … Continue reading

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Knowing Me, Knowing You

Of the following, which would make you more nervous? A. Speaking to a large convention of colleagues B. Making a presentation to your CEO C. A long car ride with a person you just met D. Talking about your deepest … Continue reading

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Fire, fall.

    You ask to be refined by Fire Yet surprised at the singe of loss Or pain of cross A Fire that won’t burn what a remarkable thing you’ve thought That you might ask to love like Me Without … Continue reading

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