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Galatians 5:16-26

Gal 5:16 So I say, let the Holy Spirit guide your lives. Then you won’t be doing what your sinful nature craves.Gal 5:17 The sinful nature wants to do evil, which is just the opposite of what the Spirit wants. 387 more words

Thoughts on thoughts

TL;DR American society has lot touch with the Divine as a whole, not just the Pagan community. But I think it is making a come-back. 850 more words

Deep Thoughts

Spiritual Warfare In Zion

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This past Lord’s Day, we meditated on God’s truth from Mark 5, that Jesus has authority even over the demons. For many of us, questions swirl regarding demons and the kingdom of darkness.

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Qutaybah ibn Sa’eed said, “The best of the people of our time is ‘Abdullaah ibn al-Mubaarak, and then this young man (meaning Ahmad ibn Hanbal) – and if you see a man who loves Ahmad, then know that he is a person of the Sunnah. 383 more words


ATW-35 The Difference Between Piety and Spirituality

Recently there was a meeting of the formation team that runs the Deacon Formation Program for the Diocese of Erie. I was at the meeting, since I’m associate director of the program and coordinate the academic portion of the formation program. 743 more words


Why Bad Things Happen To Supposedly Good People

I keep getting this question when I minister to people: “Why do bad things happen to good people?”
It would seem that this is a valid question…a smart, deeply compassionate question that should receive an equally intelligent response. 813 more words

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