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All we have is what we are

There’s a story about a wealthy man who could not conceive of a life without money. As death approached he had a vision of an angel who told him he could only take with him whatever he could fit into one suitcase. 114 more words

Spiritual Blindness

The Spirit Trail

The famous weavings of the Navajo Indians include what they call the Spirit trail in which the weaver deliberately forms a break in the pattern. It’s the artist’s way of letting the weaving take on a life of its own, allowing the unpredictable to enter into the tapestry. 104 more words

Spiritual Insight

The People We Ought to Be

“Since all these things are to be dissolved in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in living lives of holiness and godliness, waiting and hastening the coming of the day of God…?  507 more words

Church Transitions

From My Friend James Oscar

Here, since little introduction is needed, is a post from a long-time friend, James Oscar. Since he’s given me permission to do so, I offer his recent testimony in Montreal here on this blog. 959 more words

Spiritual Journey

In an Ill and Hoping Land

After the recent refusal of the (in)”justice” system in the United States to charge two police officers for obvious murders of unarmed black males, as a spirit-seeker who yearns for justice and transformation, I am left saddened, angered, pained, and yet energized. 791 more words

Spiritual Discernment

The content of our theology matters greatly

John tells us (1 John 4:1), “do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God.” Paul said something like that, too. 444 more words


1Peter 5:8 Dont get caught "lackin" spiritually

1Peter 5:8 (NIV) Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. These words ring so true to the ears having falling victim to the flesh so many times. 803 more words