I Don’t Need You

I Don’t Need You Sometimes I feel like my relationship with God looks a lot like the push and pull of a relationship centered on: “I want you, but I do not need you.” It is this awkward bind that keeps you tied to someone yet, that same commitment is one that seems one sided. […]

Gollum: Mankind Bound By Sin (Part II)

Gollum: Mankind Bound By Sin (Part II)  Last week we talked about the important lessons we could learn from the character of Gollum in Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. We learned that: Gollum teaches us a very important lesson in terms of relationships as well as humility, and thankfulness. Relationships – Our relationship with God should […]

Gollum: Mankind Bound By Sin ( Part I)

Gollum: Mankind Bound By Sin (Part I)  Looking at Smeagol, who most of us better know as Gollum, I cannot help but feel this character is perhaps the closest to humanity in terms of our struggles with temptation. This is why it seemed only fitting to explore this rather decrepit looking Lord of the Rings […]