About God Jots™

Presented with trademark wit and humility by (yours, truly) Nashville Rock/Pop Artist Ender Bowen, God Jots™ is a series of books, articles and other various media that explores the nature of Love, Compassion, Joy, and the real-life connection between human beings.

Inspired by authors like C.S. Lewis and SQuire Rushnell, books like God’s Blogs by Lanny Donoho and performers like U2, God Jots™ is as analytical as it is spiritual, while it brings the concepts of God and Faith back down to Earth (with none of the extraneous dogma and drivel).

Plus, you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you’ll shake your fist at the moon... for some reason.

"...Really changes the way you think about your interactions with other people... life-changing..."

Aurora | New York

"...He really makes these very deep and philosophical concepts easier to understand..."

Paul | Tennessee

"...I was surprised at how light and easy and even fun some of these articles are..."

Mark | Iowa


God Jots™ - The Disconnecting Nature of Simple LabelsRead more +15 June 2023 By Ender Bowen in Compassion

The Disconnecting Nature of Simple Labels

Labeling other people as "that one thing" may make sense from a purely instinctual point of view. But does it meet the spiritual and human requirements of Compassionate connection?
God Jots™ - There's Something Better Than ToleranceRead more +08 June 2023 By Ender Bowen in Compassion

Why Tolerance Fails Itself And What We Can Do Instead

On the surface "tolerance" sounds awesome. But despite its positive intent, we aren't using it properly. Why is this? And what might be utilized to better effect?
God Jots™ - Why Your Social Media Posts Are HatefulRead more +01 September 2020 By Ender Bowen in Compassion

Why You Take Social Media Posts And Comments Personally

Why are hateful social media posts often impersonal, but taken personally? Why do they happen in the first place, and what can you do to bring Compassion into the conversation?

God Jots™ Spiritual Paths

A work in progress, God Jots™ Spiritual Paths are my way of illuminating what I believe to be some of the most important keys to a fulfilling and spiritually-connected life.

Compassion means striving to understand and Love your fellow man (or woman). But it just as easily means knowing how to Love yourself. As a result, it primarily focuses on your relationships with other people, particularly how to purposefully and intentionally interact with others from a place of Love.

Empowerment includes self-reflection - understanding your own vices and how evil so easily manipulates and grows within you - and what to do about the things you discover.

Purpose is about recognizing God's work in you, and the reason you're here to begin with.

"...I don't ever feel like I'm being talked down to or that I'm being judged... There's no pressure..."

Amanda | Missouri

"...I wish I had discovered this site earlier... but I love that there's already so much to read!"

Jennifer | Washington

"...Analytical but not clinical... it's loose... almost like a stream-of-consciousness Ted Talk..."

Trevor | Maine


God doesn't do the condemning Himself... Condemning for all Eternity is not an act of Unconditional Love, or Justice - it's an act of Vengeance.Read more +01 June 2023 By Ender Bowen in Empowerment

If Unconditional Love Is Real, Then What Is Hell?

God doesn't do the condemning Himself... Condemning for all Eternity is not an act of Unconditional Love, or Justice - it's an act of Vengeance.
God Jots™ - Why You Should Let People Into Your LifeRead more +25 August 2020 By Ender Bowen in Empowerment

Why You Should Let New People Into Your Life

Letting people into your life is how you build layers of complexity. It's how you gain knowledge and discover new challenges that ultimately teach you who you are.
God Jots™ - Being Broken Is An Opportunity To Be Made NewRead more +11 August 2020 By Ender Bowen in Empowerment

What Feels Like The End May Actually Be An Opportunity

Being broken isn't the end. It's the beginning. Specifically, it's the beginning of the new you, should you choose to accept it.

In The Store

"...After reading only a few articles I already feel more empowered and confident in my spirituality..."

Gloria | New York

"...It doesn't hit you over the head... feels like it's coming from someone a lot like me!"

Connor | Tennessee

"...Easy and good reads... and his music isn't half bad either! I recommend!"

Frank | Connecticut


God Jots™ - How Life Makes Room For Something NewRead more +07 July 2020 By Ender Bowen in Purpose

How Life Makes Room For Something New

What may seem like a tragedy or a failure - that terrible ending to something good - is instead the natural tendency for Life to make room for something new.
God Jots™ - Science and Religion Part 2: Two Sides of The Same CoinRead more +23 June 2020 By Ender Bowen in Purpose

Science and Religion Part 2: A Very Close Relationship

Science and Religion are not enemies. They are actually very close brothers. The sooner we understand this relationship, the sooner we can truly work together to understand our purpose...
God Jots™ - Understanding Your Gifts And UsefulnessRead more +26 May 2020 By Ender Bowen in Purpose

How To Understand And Identify Your Gifts And Usefulness

Once you accept yourself as good, you can receive an understanding of what your gifts and usefulness and purpose are. Because God is good. And God made you.

God Jots™ 10 Important Things

In my God Jots blogs, the most important and underlying theme is the idea of Compassion. It's the device through which we get to share God's love with others, and ultimately experience the Joy He intended for all of us.

But how do we know the proper way to experience those things? How do we get there? How do I keep my head, my heart, and my spirit centered and aimed for Love, Compassion, and Joy?

In 10 Important Things..., I try to give you a jump-start in the right direction. This mini-eBook shows you what I think are - you guessed it - TEN of the most important things (and it was hard... there are many) that you should consider each day. Use these suggestions to inform your interactions with others. Think about them when you're in the shower preparing to start your day. Turn to them when the news is bad and you're not sure how to react.

Whether you're a long time Christian or just getting started on your walk with Christ, 10 Important Things... will get you started on the road to truly experiencing God's Love, Compassion, and Joy.

"...I love the articles on Compassion... Very deep, but he makes it easy to understand!"

Candace | New Jersey

"...Compassion seems to be the really big secret... I've already seen it work in my life..."

Michael | Florida

"...It's amazing how he can talk about such deep and serious things and still somehow make you laugh..."

Scott | Oregon

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Nashville Rock/Pop Artist. Husband. Father. Refreshingly honest Music about Life, Pain, Love, Hope and the real-life connection between human beings.

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