Your real connection to God is just like the heart of a newborn child. The child inherently trusts his/her loving Father from the beginning of life. A real Father inherently loves his child from birth and he raises and teaches his child the morals and values of life on earth. As an adult your connection [...]
I remember when I was in my early 20s, living in an apartment in North Carolina in the late 70s, when I was first approached by two middle aged men knocking on my door Saturday morning. I opened my door and stepped outside. I didn’t know who they were. Back in those days I was [...]
“Judge not and you will not be judged. Condemn not and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven. Give, and it will be given to you.
And just like Paul and Silas:
Let my Heart learn to sing out while I am in the darkness, [...]
WHO CAN SAY WHEN A MAN STANDS AND THROWS UP HIS ARMS AND SHOUTS FROM HIS SOUL THAT HE IS SPEAKING TO ANYONE WHO LISTENS?
CERTAINLY NOT HIS BROTHER FROM ACROSS THE SEA! FOR THAT MAN ALSO THROWS UP HIS ARMS AND SHOUTS FROM HIS SOUL TOO. SURELY ALL [...]
Mystery means beyond human knowledge or understanding. God’s Mysteries shake a believer and yet baffle the unbelievers, and for me, the Mysterious Universe is a tight connection with the Holy Spirit just like the Moon is absolutely and currently tightly connected with the Earth. Even though I became a believer it is because the indwelling [...]
What makes us get burned out when we first started growing spiritually? Why do we walk away from God when there is a project on his agenda that he has just set before us? Disconnecting with God often occurs when we sit comfortably and focus on our pleasures, our assets, our crowns, and our robes. [...]
A very old and dying Master called his student to his side.
“I’m giving you all these papers over which I did preside.”
The papers were received and then thrown promptly in the fire.
“What are you doing!?” screamed the Master.
“What are you saying?” said the Squire.
Oh My God And,
I called out to my God today and said, “Why can I not be totally happy in my life and at all times. Why do I have all these doubts and fears and why does the small stuff seem to matter so much when I know better? At least I [...]
It seems like I always want to dominate. As I grew up I watched my father rule over and dominate everything. He ruled over and dominated our family. He ruled over and dominated others. He ruled over and dominated every individual person in his life whether it be family, friends, or neighbors. I hated [...]