Essays & Reflections

Materialism (YouTube)
I met a strange, somewhat philosophical, thief.

Oh Great Sorrows (YouTube)

Whispers from the Shadows (YouTube)

A Discussion on the Symbolism and Meaning of Christ’s Words to Nathanael in the Gospel of John (YouTube)

My Strength (YouTube)
A retelling of how I overcame a struggle in jujitsu followed by some thoughts on Skepticism.

The Stone (YouTube)

I Couldn’t Hear the Screams (YouTube)
I saw a bird die.

Newness (YouTube)
Sometimes we have to go through pain and loss to progress into life.

The Beginning (YouTube)
A life lesson gleaned from the interaction of two brothers.

Sophomore (YouTube)
A reflection on my past sophomoric attitude toward discussing the most important issue in the world.

Regarding Writing (YouTube)
I was asked for advice on writing.

Just Sleeping (YouTube)
A satirical look at death and resurrection as it pertains to the Christian life.

Regarding Puddleglum (YouTube)
A refutation against materialism.

Come! (YouTube)
Personal implications of Peter walking on the water.

Death of Hope (YouTube)
I think this has been one of the most personal things I have ever put up on my blog, and it took a long time to put it all down into words.

The Judgment of Man (YouTube)
A reflection on the judgment, the decision, of man, and the judgment of God thereby incurred at the Fall.

The Grand Fractal (YouTube)
Thoughts on death and resurrection.

My Testimony
Two short essays regarding my testimony of Christ.


One True Christian
A response to the post, No True Christian.

The Horrors of the Invisible World: Searching for Lingering Chills
An essay on the elements of horror within Cotton Mather’s The Wonders of the Invisible World.

Light in the Darkness
An essay regarding the Gospel According to John 1:1-18.

Hope Nevermore
An essay regarding The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe.

A short look at Ephesians 5:18.

Meandering Thoughts on Art

Dear Friend (Part II)
A conversation between me and fitfulfearfulphantasmal regarding Christianity and Islam.

Mercy Overcomes
A look at the major idea of the Book of Jonah.

Essays and reflections’ YouTube playlist.