A man put in a garden in his yard in anticipation of watching everything bloom in the near future. The time came in the season for the seed to begin sprouting. There was nothing. So the man checks a few days later, still nothing. So he does this a couple more times and still nothing. … Continue reading Father Looks for Son’s “Green Thumb”
"Mess with me and you mess with the whole trailer park!" "Mess with me? I'll let karma do it's job, mess with my friends? I'll become karma!" When it came to His friend and cousin, John the Baptist, Jesus wasted no time in putting those sentiments into action. Jesus heard that John was in prison … Continue reading “Mess With Me and You Mess With the Whole Trailer Park”
Being chosen for something can be a time of nervous anticipation. Such as being chosen to attend a college that was applied for, or being chosen for a promotion at work, or being chosen by an employer amidst many job applicants. Howbeit, there is another form of being chosen, such as in being admitted to … Continue reading “You Haven’t Chose Me, I Chose You”
Machination and digitalization is putting people out of work around the globe. I first realized the impact of the resulting displacements in my home town. I live in a city that is living in poverty as well as being notorious for it's drug epidemic. In that environment, a huge, huge, factory builds a facility in … Continue reading Technological Displacement Is Global, So Is Jesus
I went to Kroger's to pick up some Carnation breakfast drinks where I and the clerks always make a little cordial chit chat. We reached one area of conversation where she was talking about the new Starbucks that will be opening inside the store very soon. She made coffee sound like the center of all … Continue reading Reaction To Testimony Of Jesus Reveals the Evilness of Our Times
A prominent and influential man, with no political authority or background, used his skills and financial resources to improve the city in which he lived. He brought medical resources to improve their health, was able to establish peace between gangs, and facilitated social tolerance. In a way, he was a missionary within his own country. … Continue reading Is, “By What Authority You Do This?,” A Political Question?
Peace and love has different meanings according to who you are or what you stand for. Martin Luther King Jr. wanted peace and love for all those who were abused in society. He was assassinated and also won the Nobel Peace Prize. President John F Kennedy wanted peace and love to solve the unrest in … Continue reading Peace and Love From Different Angles