I studied Biblical Languages in college. I'm interested in theology, linguistics, rhetoric, grammar, and tea! Tea is good.

I am a firm believer in a Creator (God) who created humans to enjoy Him and to bless us in the process. Humans, however, rebelled against Him. As such, we've become traitors who rightfully deserve death. Sadly, we can do nothing to be pardoned. Thankfully, this Creator is a loving, gracious, and merciful God who has provided the only means of pardon: He sent His only Son�Jesus�to die for His people. Jesus' death absorbed the full measure of God's just wrath that we deserve. Every one, therefore, who puts their faith (i.e. trust/belief) is pardoned. (genuine faith, by the way, is evidenced by "repentence" which is the turning away from sin as one turns to Christ in obedience). No longer traitorous rebels, then, those who put their faith in Jesus are made sons and daughters of God. Such people are known as the "Church," and are also referred to as the "Bride" of Christ.

Once enemies of God, we are now His Son's Bride! Awesome!! :-)

My favorite diaries:

nrsryofchaos profile - diary
comments: my poems are all there... go check 'em out!!!
bred-to-fly profile - diary
comments: This diary tells of the life I lived up until the point when I put my faith in Jesus.
thisisjohn profile - diary
comments: My cousin. He writes sweet poems

My favorite music:

comments: Hayden, Juana Molina, Havalina, Modest Mouse, Postal Service
Powwow Jams
comments: Young Bird; Midnite Express; Southern Cree; Yellow Hammer
comments: All kinds.
comments: lots more.

My favorite movies:

Star Wars
comments: Since a wee lil tike...
comments: "I see pink elephants"
Gone with the wind
comments: First movie to cuss.
The Last Samurai
comments: I wanna learn Japanese
Remember the Titans
comments: "You must be out-side yo mind!"

My favorite authors:

comments: Her books were awesome.

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last updated: 2018-03-24 17:40:28
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