Christianity, Church, Grace, Healthy Faith

No Nonsense

I had asked my two sons what they had learned from me over the last 4 years. My youngest son encapsulated exactly what he has learned from me in the last four years and was the first to state: Mom this is what I learned—>

Christianity, Church, Grace, Healthy Faith

Sally’s Question

In my last blog post The Greater Sin I started with a conversation I was having with a group of girlfriends. Now I want to finish what we spoke about that night. My good friend Sally had been watching a documentary about the new Pope and a meeting the Pope had had to apologize to… Continue reading Sally’s Question

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From Cubs to Lions

Today as I celebrate four years of freedom, I have come to realize, finally, what I, my family and my friends were really warring with.  God started me on a road that I simply could not look back on four years ago over three days.  As I lay in bed this morning and visited with… Continue reading From Cubs to Lions

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The Tale of Two Goats

I have been on a quest for so many years.  I literally have set this aside so many times in the last 12 years.  I have always wanted to understand why two goats are used during the Jewish festival of Yom Kippur.  What I have read and what I have studied just didn't add up.… Continue reading The Tale of Two Goats

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Missing Something?

The idea that we are missing something from God: His love, His forgiveness, His salvation, His peace has been perpetuated by the church for hundreds of years. This idea stems from the belief that our behavior causes God to turn from us when we have missed the mark otherwise known as sin. When we get… Continue reading Missing Something?

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What If?

As I began my morning, seeing an almost full moon and knowing what that represents this week, I began thinking about what happened a little over two thousand years ago today, Good Friday.  Once again the question drifted in my thoughts...What If.....and here is what I saw... I could see the dusty road and a… Continue reading What If?

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THE CHOICE

If you have journeyed with me on this blog you will know I believe: It all  begins and ends in Jesus. All you have to do is read John 1. This is and was the great plan of a loving Father to His creation: to give His own Son for a ransom, a payment, a… Continue reading THE CHOICE

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Spirit of ???

In my last blog, How to Pray…Unceasingly, I stated I wanted to delve into a couple of subjects a little further.  The second subject is the “religious spirit”.  The term “religious spirit” is not in the Bible.  You can try to search for it and it does not come up.  I think we are calling something… Continue reading Spirit of ???

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New Wine