Have you ever taken “communion?” In Christian churches that I’ve attended, especially on Easter Sunday, it involves eating a piece of unleavened bread and drinking a sip of wine or grape juice. Some people actually argue whether it had alcohol in it, BUT, what if I told you it was neither wine nor grape juice?
Jesus said a few times during his teachings that anyone with ears (plural) should listen and understand. I used to think that he said this to emphasize the importance of listening to whatever he was saying at the time, but a greater mystery is hidden here. In the book of Revelation, Jesus changes the phrase
Throughout my entire life, the only way that I have been able to accomplish anything positive, is to of course sit in silence and “think.” This is different than meditating. When you think, you imagine what you want to accomplish, and then you listen to the feedback of the infinite realm of possibilities. In other
Well, it’s been quite a while since I’ve written anything new on this blog, which contains very little to begin with. The reason being is that I have been enduring some rather harsh set-backs, losses, health issues, etc., whatever you want to call it I guess. But personal problems would be the best way to
This article was prompted by an e-mail that I received a couple of days ago from a guy who said that he was very encouraged by my words on the Home page of this site. He said that he was having troubles fitting in at work because he was different somehow, and that like me,
Below is a pretty well-known parable that Jesus told some folks in a crowd. This particular parable discusses a rich man who has to build bigger barns to hold his possessions. God then tells him that he is a fool for storing up so many possessions. The biggest problem most folks have in understanding this
Walk into any major retail bookstore, and you will see countless thousands of books. There will also be several versions of sacred texts or scriptures that belong to various different cultures and religious factions, with the Bible being the biggest seller. The question to ask is this: If you knew every single word of every