Posts tagged ‘Christ’

The Big Picture

In the middle of persecution and suffering one thing is for sure – my world shrinks to the size of the pain. Sometimes I am conscious of its value, but mostly I close in on my pain. Read more…

Have You Tried Empathy?

Shortly after my job was taken away because of racism some people in our connection took it upon themselves to express their opinion. Read more…

A Victim’s Victory

For almost all my life I have been a victim. That came at me within the last 24 hours. Read more…

Meditation: Heaven On Earth

Like a seed this opening sentence took root in my soul months ago, and only today did it bear fruit. Read more…

Retreat to Religion

There are two groups of church people who break my heart. Read more…

More Than Mere Words

Good old words that the Church uses no longer carry a deep meaning in our time and culture. Grace, justification, sanctification, love of God and even church ring hollow. Read more…

Dicsiplined Justice for Disciples

Very recently I commented to a blog and realized it was something I wanted to say to a larger audience. This is that comment, expanded for clarity. Read more…

The Church’s Grave

“Have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.
Although he was in the form of God and equal with God,
he did not take advantage of this equality. Read more…

Once Saved…

This has been one of my struggles, “Once saved always saved”. I have always used the metaphor of a real estate transaction to grasp this. Once we pass the deed to God it remains always as divine property I said. Read more…

Best Laid Plans

Today our whole family was to gather for family Christmas and the baptism of our youngest grandson. But… Read more…