Why (I Must) Change

Rev. Shane L. Bishop

I have been in a time of contemplation of late. I am not writing much (other than sermons) for I fear I have done about all I can with what I presently know. My quest in these days has not been to better articulate, illustrate or offer rationale on why I think the way I do or to persuade people as to why they should be more like me. It is quest of the soul; the look in before you look out again, hoping to see things differently once you do.

In my college years, I sought knowledge, mostly knowledge to offer empirical testimony to convictions already held. I had a wealth of opinions, attitudes and positions all in some need of support. The ones that held true, I “hid in my heart” and the ones that failed me became victim to my scathing sarcasm shared in both word…

View original post 414 more words

Published by Rev. Shane L. Bishop

Senior Pastor of Christ Church, Fairview Heights, IL since 1997. I am an orthodox Christian but I am not in a bad mood about it. A Distinguished Evangelist of the United Methodist Church.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: