Between God and Kids

Dear God,
How old are you, and could you convince my dad to get me a video game?
Anthony (age 9)

More Wedding-Worthy Songs | Invoking God’s Presence and Blessing

It was then I realized that the one I gave Pam was heavy on the secular side and she’ll be having a church wedding. At least, that’s how I remember it.

You are Now God. Congratulations! | Daily Prompt: Everything Changes

Walking down the street, you encounter a folded piece of paper on the sidewalk. You pick it up and read it and immediately, your life has changed. Describe this experience. “You are now God. Congratulations!” My first thoughts are this is just a dumb joke and this is too impo—I can’t finish the word. I…

Imperfect to the Core | Daily Prompt: In Good Faith

Describe a memory or encounter in which you considered your faith, religion, spirituality — or lack of — for the first time. I can’t tell you the first time because I don’t remember it. Maybe it’s a repressed memory or something my mind deemed unworthy of being recalled right now. But I believe that there…

Who prays to have a best friend? | Daily Prompt: Unconventional Love

Over the weekend, we explored different ways to love. Today, tell us about the most unconventional love in your life. Photographers, share a photo that says unconventional. (For the record, in this blog, I refer to the unconventional meaning “exceptional.”) A great number of the people I have known in my life have had their…