INTJ: I Now Trust Jesus

Endless searching
Worlds of pain
All and nothing
Life is vain
Always running
Never change



You wake up with a gnawing, aching, chasmal thirst for…something. It is so raw and fresh that you can think of nothing else. The void must be filled. you can fill it by outside stimulus or by inner imagination, or by some combination of both. Both of these are only effectual as long as they […]

Who Are You, Lord?

I have often wondered at the fearless commitment of the apostle Paul, marveling at how he spoke and acted with such boldness, authority, and understanding. I look at myself — my hardness and pride, my weak and halfhearted faith — and wonder how any human being could possibly become what he is. But as I […]

Imagination and Reality

We love to imagine ourselves in different ways and in different places. Even when the imagining does not involve ourselves as third-person or first-person protagonists, we are still characters, often playing the part of the narrator. The ultimate purpose of any imagination is to place ourselves in a world we have created, a world which […]

It Is Finished

I have been crucified with Christ, and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So the life I now live in the body, I live because of the faithfulness of the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.‭ ~ ‭Galatians‬ ‭2:20‬ ‭NET‬‬ This is not just […]

What Are You Protecting?

How much more effort do I expend building my own reputation than my God’s? As I observe the daily lives of human beings, including my own, I find that our best efforts are almost invariably put toward achieving a vision of a future self. We think that there is worth and potential inherent in who […]