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I stopped praying months ago. Here’s what happened.

Everything is prayer.The truth is, I haven’t prayed in months. I wonder if it’s all glass up there. Cries for help, for deeper understanding, asking for answers, they just echo chaos back down on me. I was taught things about prayer like, “Ask and it shall be given to you, Seek and you shall find, Knock […]

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Original Sin or Original Divinity? Truth from “The Lorax”

There’s this great line from the Dr. Seuss film, The Lorax: “A tree falls in the direction it leans. Be careful which way you lean.” Original Sin or Original Divinity? In this 2-minute video, I ponder the question of Original Sin, and I wonder if we were actually created (born) broken. What do you think? […]

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What the Hell Do We Do with Jesus?

In this Episode of the #AskSteveAustin Podcast, I get honest about my struggles during the Easter season. I talk about Jesus, the Cross, and the Resurrection. I ask the question, “What the hell do we do with Jesus?” I talk about faith, doubt, atheism, Christianity, and feeling stuck somewhere in-between. I talk about attending an […]