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No Gods Before Me

NO GODS BEFORE ME!

There was a time when I was scared. There was a time when I felt powerless in this world. A time when I did not think life was worth living at all. 4,809 more words

Jacob Israel

U is for Universalism

I used to joke with people that you had to be careful attending churches that had a ‘U’ in them. United, Universal, Unitarian, Unity, etc. They seemed either to believe in almost everything or in not much of anything.  725 more words

Bible

FROM THE ARCHIVES: ORNAMENTALISM

I am away for a couple of weeks, so the next few posts will be from the archives – old material that I have not previously published on… 1,821 more words

Culture & Books

The Trinity in Twisted Fingers

Fragile hands repeat the past; this repetition brought to life in its life giving.

Meaning found in momentary peace from madness.

Are we tradition for tradition’s sake, or is there life seeping between the cracks? 163 more words

Faith

Death Has Lots its Sting

Today is a sad day for many in the world as we learned of Robin Williams’ passing. I pray for comfort and peace for his family and loved ones. 267 more words

Faith

Oprah/Chopra/Bell Convergence

A year after they connected (see Rob Bell and Oprah Connect), these well known names continue their New Age mystical convergence.

BELL, OPRAH AND CHOPRA AND THE SEDUCTION OF SPIRIT: THREE NEW AGE EVENTS…

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Mysticism

The Truth - does it really matter?

In these last several months, I have been grappling with the notion that our Father in heaven is an amazingly good and benevolent God towards us, His favorite creation…but exactly how far does His extravagance go? 431 more words