you’ve changed

One of the reasons change is so difficult is because of all the words that you must ignore. Most of the words are motivated by concern and even love. But often they are spoken out of a deep fear.It can make your individual journey more terrifying than it already is. You really just have to go for it.Purchase the original drawing or buy a print! … [Read more...]

words words words

I was surprised at myself while I was drawing this cartoon. I got rather emotional. Why? Because I didn't make this up! All these words have been spoken to me. And when I thought about it, I could count on one hand the people who were actually interested in my intellectual and theological journey that got me to where I am. Most, however, see such a journey not as a progression but as a recession or a digression. Backsliding! And they're not interested in these stories.I've survived the … [Read more...]

walk a mile in the shoes of God

I think with my own thoughts. Even if they are borrowed, they've been cooked in my own mind to become my own.Even when I propose to speak for someone else, that someone else's words have been filtered through my mind and are made audible with my own unique voice.It is important to know this, for instance, when someone says they speak for God. There is no such thing as being a pure speaker for God, a reliable sound piece, an accurate amplifier.The kind of people who's words I trust are … [Read more...]