A New Chapter

Here We Go!

Welcome to my new blog.  I have been posting on my Christian Dojo blog over the last few years.  The idea of the Christian Dojo was to provide “training” in what it means to be a Christian.  I have not given up on that idea totally, but I feel that I am heading in a different direction in my faith journey.  I want to look more closely at what I believe and why I believe it. I want to dig into what it means for me to actually do what I am saying I hold to.  I don’t want to move onto something else until, as much as is possible, what I say and what I do are the same.  I will be investigating what it looks like to be a Christian that has committed everything to God.  I am not interested in having the right words.  I want for my life to be right before God.

The concept of this blog will be the focus of the first few posts. I will provide some history of what God has been doing. The blog will be part study, part theological reflection, part devotional expression and even a few random ramblings that come across my brain.  All-in-all, what I want to do is not take the Bible or my beliefs for granted.  I want to take a look at what I see in the Bible and in my own life and make sure that I have not just incorporated something without processing and integrating it into the whole. This may get messy, but that is what new beginnings are all about.  I hope you can come along for the ride.  Either way, I am going!