The comfort zone and the kingdom

Why did Jesus say it was hard for rich people to enter the kingdom? What are your riches? Please readJohn 18:24-25 A man who is about to die from lack of water will give up his soul for a drop of water. Is this the same way it is for the soul...

sixteen. Cross/Crucifixion

                                                    You see them EVERYWHERE! necklaces, on shirts, rings, purses, belts, earrings, bracelets, and so much more. crosses have become a fashion statement for quite sometime but many of those people who...

The Law of Christ

  I urge you, if you have not already, to obey the gospel of Christ and thereby enter into the New Covenant with Him.  If you have not obeyed the gospel, if you have been in bondage to the old law and the practices thereof, I urge you to put them...

Happiness 102!

What is a Lover from Above like? What is it like to follow the God of Grace? Please read Isaiah 58:11 Vs. 11 "The Lord will guide you always; He will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a...

(Un)Natural Disasters Calls for an open invitation...

   ...What kind of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey Him! Matthew 8:28 After many texts/calls I watched a small portion of the news and saw what all the concern was about.  I was never really worried.  I found comfort in this...

Are you under a curse?

Is you belief system putting you under a curse? Is the curse you are under killing you spiritually and physically? Please read Galatians 3:10 Vs. 10 "All those who rely on observing the law are under a curse, for it is written: 'Cursed is...

God is Green!!

Is God the ultimate environmentalist? Is there ever anything that comes into your life that God does not use? Please read Philippians 4:12-13 Everything that has ever been or will ever be in, on, around or near you came from Him!! Once you...

How healthy is your soul?

At church today, we sang a favorite song of mine, "All is Well", which I never can get through the chorus without tears coming to my eyes :)  Perhaps you've heard it, part of the chorus goes like this; "All is well with my soul, He is God, in...

Are tithing and the sabbath still in place?

Hebrews 8:10-13 For this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, saith the Lord; I will put my laws into their mind, and write them in their hearts: and I will be to them a God, and they shall be to me a people: And...

Happiness 101

Is there a formula for happiness? Could it be that there is a timeless method that will bring a smile? Please read Isaiah 58:9-10 See the need and find the solution. Isnt that the easiest path? Why do we often times make it so much more...

Truth & Faith

  I have a question for all happy people!  What is the difference between your faith and what is true?  Do you believe you have faith in something because of its ‘truthfulness’, or does the (so-called) absolute condition of existence bear little...

Faith really is a simple word.

We all have faith in something, don't we?  We have faith that the sun is going to shine and that the night will come again.  We have faith in that, because, that's how it's always been.   When you board an airplane, you have faith that it's going to...

fifteen. creation

                                        I can not tell you how many peoples' blogs i have read where they disagree with creation, so for those people, let this not apply to you. If you feel the need to comment then keep it clean and respectful. ...

All of human existence is about R&R

As far as I can see, every soul is in need of Recovery: to realize (become aware of and bring into being) the likeness of God within and to see this image clearly reflected in others. By complete trust in Christ, the self is gradually Reduced to...

Principles of Self-Destruction: the Perfect Path

Fundamental to the New Covenant is dying to self. The "self" I speak of is not the unique essence of who we are, the image and likeness of God, but what we have made of ourselves through our encounter with the physical and finite. Our real nature is...

Why do your feet stink?

Do you feel like there is something that you can’t control? Are you angry because you didn’t get a cure? Please read John 13:10 “God I have tried but I just can’t!!” “God you suck you won’t cure this thing I struggle with!!” Do either of...

Atheists know more about Christianity than Christians

I think that it seems obvious that by and large atheists tend to know a lot about the Bible. I think that especially on the historical side of things Christians tend to not want to have to look at the way that Christianity has been carried out over...

The fear factory

How can a person be afraid and trust God at the same time? If “perfect love drives out fear", what does that tell you about the giant you face? Please read Isaiah 41:13 Fear is the lack of faith! I don’t know any simpler way to say it so...

The Gutenberg Bible was Printed on Hemp

Just a fun bit of trivia because I didn't want the title of this blog to read Yaweh was a Stoner... Like Cheech & Chong not the Taliban. Think about it if a woman is an adulteress stone her... maybe he meant was if you're looking to get a little...

Are you in the right seat?

Is there an attitude that creates more Love through us? What attitude does a Lover from God have? Please read Luke 14:8-11 Can anyone really Love others if the ego is in the way? Vs. 8 “When someone invites you to a wedding feast, do not...

Justin Bieber tattoos Yeshua, Hebrew for

Usually I do not follow pop news especially about teen stars.  However, this article in pop culture caught my eye: http://omg.yahoo.com/blogs/thefamous/justin-bieber-reveals-hebrew-tattoo-on-ribcage/1376 I liked watching Justin Bieber on SNL and...

"Hey, I'm only human." Am I? Are you?

It is common to hear a person say after some great or small mistake, “Hey, I'm only human.” Most people say this as a confession, that they are not God or perfect. It is a form of apology for their shortcomings or a universally accepted excuse for...

Complete Abandonment to Divine Providence

 We are in an unknown and dangerous country, our direction and every step must fall to our Guide; only with complete trust in him, each moment, can we safely find our way. There is no beaten path. We cannot find the answers in any book or the mind. It...