Posts tagged ‘serve’

Complaints of Pride

“Have we not often heard complaints of how much there is of pride in the Church of Christ? Read more…

Getting Through

Going over the times of persecution during this journey has been helpful. It clarifies the roots of what I am today. Read more…

“I Went Through a Similar Situation”

I’m finding that with a blog one learns flexibility. A person commented on my post “Define Defeat”. It is so powerful I’m breaking some of my own operational rules. Read more…

Stoop To It

Jesus stooped lower than any other person! Read more…

Religious Secrets – Divine Tolerance

Just because God tolerates something does not mean it fits with the Divine Will, nor that Creator approves. Read more…

Wake-up Call to the Important Things

This is a part of an article I just read. It’s nothing new, in that sense, but it’s clarity and challenge need to be shared. Read more…

Is God All-Powerful?

Institutional Christianity has certain rules and beliefs. One teaching held by the church says that God is all-powerful. I disagree.

Why? Read more…

Belief in Belief

“All good religious teaching … is basically a summons to action. Yet instead of being taught to act creatively upon them, many modern Christians feel it is more important to ‘believe’ them,” writes Karen Armstrong. Read more…

Be Great

I know this soapbox keeps popping up, but again today the issue rose up a like tidal wave over the humble shack of my life. Why do Jesus-claiming people demand to be right? Read more…

Point Others Where?

“We can reject the opportunity to be used of God, or we can seize opportunities to impact others as a testimony to Him…find a way to use your uncomfortable situation to point others to Him” (“Nearing Home: Life, Faith, and Finishing Well”, Billy Graham, 2011, pages 38, 40). Read more…