We need to be careful. In trying to understand God it's too easy to "recreate Him" into a mere shadow of His Godhood. Our wrong perception then unwittingly limits what He can do in our lives.
I was thinking just this morning how even though he lived and died over 2000 years ago, Jesus continues to be the most disturbing man in history. His existence placed a permanent dividing mark on time and history for all mankind, and lifted the veil on our future. Even his name or image continues to evoke strong... Continue Reading →
There is no denying it. Life can sure be the pits at times! And others can make it even more so too. I know for I've been there. Life had succeeded in breaking me down and I wasn't bouncing back. And to make it worse, I felt rejected and violated by the very people I... Continue Reading →
This is a precious truth. But it reminds me of a warning I heard long ago about taking this kind of love for granted. The person said, "Remember. God already loves you, warts and all. But he loves you too much to allow you to stay that way!" That's great food for thought, isn't it?
HERE'S A QUICK THOT - I just had an, "Aha!" moment. You know, one of those brilliant flashes of insight that go off in your head. Where out of the blue you can "see" an explosion of light with a thought. (Gee, I wonder if that's where the term, "brilliant thought", or idea, comes from?!... Continue Reading →
The other day I was thinking about how the world thinks about what we need to do to get the most out of life. As some say, "You need to go for the gold!" But are they right? Their thinking and reasoning can sure seem so at times. But are they? Many times their perspective... Continue Reading →