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Christianity and Miracles


Sanctification is not my idea of what I want God to do for me –  sanctification is God’s idea of what He wants to do for me. Oswald Chambers (James Riemann, Ed.) ________________________________ Why are so many people resistant to

Posted in Christianity, Divine Love, Miracles, Resisting God

What Child is This?


More than 2000 years ago, a child was born in a manger in Bethlehem. What that means for us is something we’ve discussed ever since. For Christians, the explanation starts as a birthday. We can explain it to children and

Posted in Christianity, Christmas, Divine Love, Jesus

Chaos and Anger


Sometimes we want to think that churches and other religious centers should always be places of peace and calm. That will never be. Churches, and all organizations, face a common, insurmountable problem. By definition, they are made up of people.

Posted in Acceptance, Christianity, Divine Love, Forgiveness, Trusting God, Unknown Future

Being Accepted


For those who believe in coincidence, I just had a whopper. I was dwelling on the difference between doing and being and my reading brought the point home in a hurry. The book is “Shame & Grace: Healing the Shame

Posted in Acceptance, Being and Doing, Divine Love, Relax - He loves you

Is That All There Is?


On a trip to San Francisco, my wife and I were driving down the highway next to the Pacific Ocean. The view was incredible. We stopped to take it all in. As we turned to walk back to the car,

Posted in Awe and Wonder, Christianity, Divine Love, Religious beliefs

Who Made This Up?


Those who disparage religion like to say that humanity creates God in their own image and then worship their own creation. With the Gods we find in many places of worship, it is easy to believe. We have monotheism and

Posted in Divine Love, Forgiveness, Theosis

An Active God


Dr. Ben Carson is a world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. He is known for his surgeries separating twins joined at the head. His autobiography, Gifted Hands, is an exciting story. The surprising thing, for many readers,

Posted in Divine Love, Relax - He loves you