Tag Archives: Lord of the Rings

When its hard to see the good…

When you are a cynic like I am, it can be difficult to see the good in most things.  I am naturally suspicious of people, places, things, and institutions.  I see brokenness everywhere I look. However, I believe as a new creature in Christ, I need to have a  more optimistic outlook on all areas as Jesus is not only in the business of redeeming me.  He is in the business of redeeming all things.  I need to be less cynical and more hopeful especially when it comes to the church.  I spent enough time in the church to see a lot more brokenness than I would have ever believed possible, but the church is the bride of Christ and despite its flaws Jesus loves it unconditionally as a bridegroom loves his bride.

When I have a tough time remembering that good things do exist even in the church, I find that this clip from Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers helps me to refocus:

Hope this gives some hope to the cynics out there.

Another How it should Have Ended video…

Here is a look at another How it Should Have Ended Video…these things crack me up.

Please check out more videos at the link for the How it should have ended folks found over in my blogroll.