Many people work long and arduous hours in very important fields. Fields such as medical, police and security, human services, political, church, and psychological. As good as what that work is, it doesn't make their Spirit richer. Some people work in the minimum wage jobs, or unemployed altogether. As humble as those jobs are, they … Continue reading Many Are Called But Few Are Chosen
I was watching a movie showing hostages being rescued by a hero. Their captivity involved being placed into cages, torture, and eventually death. The place of their captivity was deep into a jungle. When the hero came to rescue them, he led all those who were in captivity into the freedom of the jungle. They … Continue reading Holding Bad Things Captive For Our Liberation?
I heard a person giving a personal testimony of her difficult days of becoming "clean" from alcoholism and drug abuse. Her words left me astonished at the boldness of omitting everything the Bible talks about. She honored the congregation, Church leaders, and a couple others for their part in making her life a little easier … Continue reading Are You Able To Find The Church?
Life is wonderful when we experience happy times that soothes everything about our internal feelings. It's when those good times begin to fade that we feel sorrow and heartaches. Like a garden in Springtime, fruit blossoms with life-giving energy. Towards the end of the warm months, we easily see the decay of that once beautiful … Continue reading A Garden In Decay Has Next Spring
People are being held hostage by those who use them to make money from their living bodies. It really is slavery, people being forced to render their services under conditions of threats, coercion, and basic servitude. There are five major and horrifying categories; First, organ harvesting is happening! For money, the powerful exploits the vulnerable! … Continue reading People For Sale! In Modern Society?!
Tomato vines are great to see in a garden as it produces many fruit from a single vine. To have those fruit requires some effort by the gardener. The earth has to be tilled, weeds pulled, and rocks removed. We put some thought into the proper spacing and arrangement of the garden. We desire the … Continue reading From the Vine Comes the Fruit Within the Soul’s Garden
My friends and I were a little something like the "Dukes of Hazards" in our quest to enjoy the "out of the way" lifestyle that didn't quite fit into the law-abiding side of life. My parents are human, like every other human being on this planet. That means their love for their children caused them … Continue reading Parents, Ministers, Children, and Redeeming the Family