For several years (decades, actually), I have felt that we in America (and the West in general) have been regressing, sliding backward in human advancement. The problem was, no matter how hard I tried, I just couldn't quite find a tangible way to explain what I was sensing -- until today. Have you ever heard … Continue reading A Spiritual Warning In The Game Of Thrones Finale
NOTE: this post is totally of my own doing and motivation. It is a theme that I will continue to explain as time goes on, mostly because it has helped me a great deal and I wish to share it with others -- just in case it might help others, as well. I believe … Continue reading A Spiritual Conspiracy
How should a believer understand the concept of 'tolerance?' Our society places a high value on this thing we call 'tolerance,' but I have to wonder whether or not we are all using the word the same way. One side likes to pretend it holds the moral high ground on 'tolerance,' but, at the same … Continue reading What Is the Cost of ‘Tolerance?’
When I was 'younger' in my faith, I never wondered what it meant to 'love one another as I love myself.' I knew what it meant. However, as I have grown in my faith, and I started to notice how many people use the notion of 'love,' I started to wonder whether or not I … Continue reading What Doe it Mean to ‘Love One Another?’
There is so much about which I would like to write, but I have learned that the majority of it comes from me and not the Lord and His Word. Consequently, I am trying to learn to quiet my own inner voice and wait on the Lord to tell me what I should say to … Continue reading Is the Lord Really Our Master?
Brothers and Sisters, I have a confession to make (and an apology, as well). As some of you have noticed, I stopped blogging some months ago. A few weeks ago, I posted a blog in which I tried to explain why I have been absent. I must beg you to forgive my absence, and that … Continue reading My ‘Jonah’ Struggle
To those who are still with me: I would like to apologize for my prolonged absence. My home was damaged fairly heavily by hurricane Michael, but, compared to many of my neighbors, we were blessed. If all goes well, we will be moving back in to our house this weekend. We'll still have a few … Continue reading A TIME OF TESTING