Author Archives: Lushn

About Lushn

I am in awe of God's power and His desire to share it with us. I am dismayed at how much time I still spend in the weeds of sin and doubt; stumbling over roots and ragged rocks, only to walk straight into sticky spider webs. God smiles and says, "That's okay, I can work with that."

Shadows of Optimism

Half full, half empty… How many times have we heard that cliché? I guess the answer may depend on what the liquid is: water, milk, beer, wine… prune juice. But, what if I said, “The glass is full!” Regardless of … Continue reading

Posted in faith, family | Tagged , , , , ,

Understanding Truth

Truth is truth, it does not change. Understanding of truth, well, that’s a different story. Matthew 7:13 “Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter … Continue reading

Posted in faith, family, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , ,

THOUGHTS: Fragmented by Social Media ALMOST Never Become Blog Posts

I hate the commercial that says, “I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up.” An elderly woman lies on the floor, presumably in terrible pain, hoping someone will hear her and come to her aid. The commercial’s product solves her problem … Continue reading

Posted in faith, family, Opinion, Writing | Tagged , ,

How Do We Stop the Killing?

Everyone is looking for answers, while feeling like their side is the only side trying. I have a lot of ideas about this, but I’m struggling to put them together in a coherent way. While I work on that, read … Continue reading

Posted in faith, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Faith and Synergy

The battle of good versus evil brings up the question as to whether God exists or not. Rather than try to answer the unanswerable, how about we tackle the question: does faith exist? Faith is what it takes to believe … Continue reading

Posted in faith, family, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Pointing Fingers after Charlottesville

People are angry about the recent violence in Charlottesville, VA. They need someone to blame, and many of them are pointing fingers at President Trump. As much as I would like to point my accusing finger at President Obama, I … Continue reading

Posted in faith, family, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , ,

President Trump: What a Relief!

Who, in the 2016 presidential campaign, supported the unalienable rights of Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness? Continue reading

Posted in faith, family, Opinion | Tagged , , , , ,