The Sensible Seeds of Art

  The first form of art was likely a simple story.  We don’t know what the story was about, nor can we say who told it.  I imagine it began naturally as a response to that age old question, “how was your day?”  This would have been the first time one dared to ask the…

The Composition of My Faith

The Evening Swan by Akiane Kramarik (age 9) I’m just going to lay it all out there… I’m a Christian author-man who refuses to write Christian books.  Blunt sermons don’t make powerful fiction.   This is why I choose instead, to write a good story.  This does not mean I will ignore my faith.  It will…

The Untouchables

I have grown up in church all of my life.  Every Sunday morning and evening, every Wednesday night, and any other times that my parents entered those doors, so did I.  All of my friends growing up were from the church, many of my childhood memories were made in the church. My schooling was done…

I Have Two Questions for Romance

A strong handsome boy meets the most beautiful girl in all the land.  Sounds like your standard American love story.  They hit it right off of course, until the plot comes and ruins their perfect heaven.  The rest of the movie is how they struggle to make it back to that heaven.  This usually doesn’t…

How Can We Help Jesus?

A common phrase used when entering a restaurant is, “how may I help you?” Underneath this is the ever present question, “What can I do for you?” Is this the sum of the Christian lifestyle? Doing and striving for God and others? I believe in doing good deeds. It is essential in our walk with…