Posts tagged ‘Love of God’

Submit to Whom?

 

In this blog I make a distinction between religion and spirituality. Religion is a “unified system of beliefs and practices relative to sacred things” (Emil Durkheim, The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life). Biblical spirituality is the real and personal encounter with the real and living Jesus. Read more…

Thanksgiving

On this Thanksgiving day (in Canada) we think of food, home and family. We think of these as needs. Read more…

Who Defines Our Worth?

I was asked to attend a meeting because I had blogged about the matter to be discussed. Read more…

God Loves Me Anyway

I was startled tonight when I noticed. 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…

Our Love Shows God’s Power

Why are we taught that “the fruit of the Spirit is love”? Because the Spirit of God has come to make our daily life an exhibition of divine power and a revelation of what God can do for His children. Read more…

Loved Not Spoiled

So we have had each of our Grandchildren here, one at a time, as we do in the summer. (Well, not all, since the youngest is only three months old and we don’t quite have the right facilities to care for him.) Read more…