Fed by Ravens (1 Kings 17:1-6)Fed by RavensFed by Ravens (1 Kings 17:1-6)2 years ago in Historical More Like This
One of the biggest questions that I get from other christians is this: How do I spread the word of Christ? I am not a missionary and my job and hobbies do not allow me to share His word. Let me tell you one of my own stories:
I may have said this already, but I am a martial artist. Of the martial arts that I practice, the only one that I practice competitively is Muay Thai. At the beginning of each match my opponent and I must go through a traditional Muay Thai ceremony called the Rahm Muay. This is basically a dance done before a match that is meant to honor Buddha...the religion of Thailand where this art originated. When I was going into my first match and I was told to do this dance...I didn't want to because I didn't want to honor Buddha...he's not my God.
So I bent the rules a little. Instead of honoring Buddha in my movements, I was crying out to God...praying to Jesus for safety and for a good fight. Needless to say, my Muay Thai teacher was blown aw
Running on EmptyMy mind is filled with lines of dialogue that will never escape, waiting to be soaked up like lines of cocaine and I imagine they would drive me just as crazy as a 10 minute high but reality is my heart just can't handle this anymore.Running on Empty2 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
I'm cracking under the pressure and the hallucinations are unsettling and I swear I was meant for so much more than this, but I can only hope you'll be there to catch me before my fall, my final rendition of a breath worth exhaling.
I'm in a state of remission, susceptible to alcohol addiction, and my one true confession is the odds never looked promising from the side of a statistician, if only I could claim this was all fiction rather than the beginning of a lifelong crucifixion.
The temperature's dropping as is my blood pressure and my heart is starting to fail in protest to my motives; I'm dialing in my one lifeline but my immune system is now susceptible to the smallest virus, and even your words are tearing my lungs apart.
I'm weak and running on fu