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Thoughts, Musings, & Quotes (2010)
Sometimes I just let my mind wander. It goes in a different direction each week, so keep checking back. (Musings are original unless otherwise noted. Many are quotes from other people.)

  • Snow flakes may appear small, but enough of them can keep you from going anywhere. Sin is even more restrictive; the smallest one can imprison your soul. (12/26/2010)
  • Prayer time spent thanking God for His blessings is time we won't waste asking Him to do what He wants to do anyhow. (12/19/2010)
  • God may allow the devil to work on us, but we're never out of His care. (12/12/2010)
  • There is nothing new under the sun--not ideas, feelings, or sins. (12/5/2010)
  • Forgiveness may not change the guilty party, but it cleanses the forgiver. (11/28/2010)
  • Nothing you do can make God stop loving you. (11/21/2010)
  • Anger isn't a sin; applying it wrongly is. (11/14/2010)
  • Christians shouldn't think of themselves as better than others, either non-Christians or other Christians; God loves us all equally. (11/7/2010)
  • Never doubt how much you matter to God (10-31-2010)
  • Prayer helps us learn to want what God wants. (10/24/2010)
  • A good reputation is hard to earn, but easy to lose (10/17/2010)
  • Being a Christian doesn't eliminate temptation; Jesus was just as tempted as we are--maybe even more (10/10/2010)
  • One person saying no to his peers may be all it takes to save them all from a bad mistake (10/3/2010)
  • A little caution now may prevent what a lifetime can never cure(9/26/2010)
  • A lifetime of accomplishment is more fulfilling than a lifetime of mindless pleasure (9/19/2010)
  • If God told us what our futures held, we'd probably be afraid to live beyond this very moment (9/12/2010)
  • If we could understand or explain God, He wouldn't be big enough to deserve our worship (9/5/2010)
  • Salvation isn't just 'fire insurance' protection against hell; it's a commitment to the best possible way to live (8/29/2010)
  • Examine your own faults carefully before you judge others; do it adequately and you'll lose the desire to judge. (8/22/2010)
  • Guys, it's hard to ignore inadequately covered girls, but there's a distinct line between noticing and staring. (8/15/2010)
  • Girls, don't blame a guy for staring at anything you've chosen to leave inadequately covered. (8/8/2010)
  • Not even God can turn you into a virgin again. (8/1/2010)
  • If Jesus hadn't been the perfect example of righteous living, how would we know the right way to live? (7/25/2010)
  • Someday you'll care what your parents think of you (7/18/2010)
  • You think learning to drive was a challenge? Try taming your tongue! (7/11/2010)
  • Don't put anything on the internet you don’t want your own children to see someday (7/4/2010)
  • People have two ears and one mouth for a reason; listen more, and what you say will make more of a difference (6/28/2010))
  • God always answers the prayer,"Not my will, but Yours" (6/21/2010)
  • Praying for an enemy is the most effective way to turn her into a friend (6/14/2010)
  • What you read, what you watch, what you listen to can make things you don't approve of seem more acceptable than you know they should be (6/7/2010)
  • If in doubt about whether something is right or wrong, assume that it's wrong rather than to pay the potentially high price of finding out (5/31/2010)
  • Being tempted isn't sinful-it's human; giving in is what's sinful (5/24/2010)
  • Before having an abortion, look at yourself and imagine what your friends' lives would be like if your parents had aborted you (5/17/2010)
  • Before having an abortion, look at your friends and imagine what your life would be like if their parents had aborted them (5/10/2010)
  • God knows the number of hairs on your head; how can He not know what's best for you? (5/3/2010)
  • Don't rely on what your conscience tells you; it's the most easily tamed beast on earth (4/26/2010)
  • God makes people as different as snowflakes; be the first individual in your crowd (4/19/10)