Has your thinking been tainted by the spirit of this age…….. The spirit of the age is a set of ideas, beliefs, and aims that is typical of people in a particular period in history. Every age has its own thoughts, ideas, and values that influence the culture, and the “spirit of the age.” It … More Spirit of this Age
What is your natural response to someone who slaps you? Do you Slap back? The supernatural response to this is both counterintuitive and counter-reactive…… Jesus taught to turn the other cheek……. we absorb (the slap) or the sinful nature (or energy) of others and convert it into righteousness by forgiving them. Persecution becomes a catalysis … More Thank God for Opposition
Do I look up at giants from my perspective or Down on them from God’s? Stop asking what we can do……… Ask…….. What does God want done?
Michael Crichton writes the purpose of history is to explain the present – to say why the world around us is the way it is. History tells us what is important in our world, and how it came to be. It tells us what is to be ignored, or discarded. That is true power – … More Crazy Timeline……..Even Crazier Stories!
Danger lurks within spiritual growth……… learning “how” then forgetting “why” The end result……. mindlessness Spontaneity is an under appreciated dimension of spirituality Our moment to moment sensitivity to the Spirit turns life into a daily adventure…..if you are in a hurry…. You will miss it
A lot of emotions have been flying around lately……… this time of the year marks the anniversary of life changing events that took place…. Hurtful, Evil Events……. Events that changed me….. changed Us. I am reviewing my old journals during those dark days……. At the end of my journal I asked myself a profound question….. … More Do you think people are doing the best they can?
Why do I exist??? Should I live life for right now or for later? Does it even matter? Asking these questions helps me on my path. It has forced me to evaluate what I believe in and whether it is causing me to Fear or to Hope.
Fundamentally, hospitality is simply love in action. It has much more to do with resources of a generous heart than with sufficiency of food or space. A few years back I was out running and I heard – ‘Amy, do you think you use your gift of hospitality to the capacity you have been given … More Amy, You are the wicked servant.
‘On this day’ is my favorite app on Facebook to check every morning. During my morning meditations I remember back on where I was on this day a year ago, 4 years ago, 9 years ago and so on……. I reminisce on where I was; how I have changed; how I haven’t changed; what I … More On this Day……
What happened to the Colgan’s? That is a very good question and one I know many of you are asking…… It has been a challenging, life threatening, emotionally exhausting, destiny altering kind of year. I was dying…Everything within myself was telling me this truth……I lost my health, I lost my face, I endured more pain … More What happened to the Colgan’s???