You thought about the great apostle John. You always spent time with him when he lived here. He had been our leader, our pastor and our shepherd for a time. You got to know him very well actually. The man is tough as nails. He was boiled in oil. He was tarred and feathered. He … More Revelation E3, “Faithful Together” (Theological Thursday)
This is not a post that will take you through the stages of grief. There are many posts and resources out there that will tell you about denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. It is important to have this knowledge and know if you are a grieving person you will go through all of those … More How a Christian Grieves
I stood in the George Bush Presidential Library and looked at all of the history of George W. Bush’s presidency. I looked at gifts that were given, and pictures of their dogs. There were countless interesting facts and pictures. There is even a recreated Oval Office where you can sit at the desk and act … More The Day Everything Changed! Christ Encounter In The Body and Blood
Dear Christian Star Gazers, On Monday please just put the funny glasses on and watch the eclipse with everyone else. I know that famous preachers have set dates and made predictions about the eclipse and the calendar with the moon. I know some of the people who have spoke about these matters have written many … More Dear Christian Star Gazers, Just Put the Funny Glasses On.
Acts 1:1-11 (ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. 3 He presented himself alive … More Hurry Up and Wait!
Did God Really Say Part 2 Creating God in my Own Image Is it true that we all have to give up something to follow Jesus? I think it is. When I think about what Jesus did for me, the cross and the resurrection, I ponder a Jesus who is a finisher. He said, … More Did God Really Say Part 2 Creating God in My Own Image
In the Year of …… (Luke 3) Chapter three starts by identifying the exact timing of these events. Those receiving this gospel letter would have recognized Luke’s list of people as important people of the time. There was a certain Caesar named Tiberius, a governor named Pontius Pilate. He mentions the religious leaders Annas and … More To Be Consumed with a Larger Reality!