Monthly Archives: July 2011

Mutual Submission

I was disturbed when reading the legends of King Arthur when I read of a quest which Arthur had to seek what women desire the most.  Arthur guesses jewels and love, but finally finds that the real thing a woman … Continue reading

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Godly Living

The disconnect between belief and lifestyle seems to be growing.  Barna studies tell us that despite claiming faith in Jesus Christ many Christians are bending the rules of the Bible to suit their circumstances (http://www.barna.org/culture-articles/144-a-new-generation-of-adults-bends-moral-and-sexual-rules-to-their-liking).  This would really come as … Continue reading

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Dissipated

They call it the 27 Club.  It is a collection of young musicians who died at 27.  Amy Winehouse from Britain has just entered that list.  Without a guiding light to steer by, these artists run aground and wreck on … Continue reading

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One Who Are Many

Again Paul expounds on the cosmic reality of Jesus.  He is a person who fills the whole universe.  Despite the universe’s diversity Jesus fills it and he is one.  My friend Fred pointed out that Jesus fills the universe through … Continue reading

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More Than You Can Know

When some people fail to understand God, they give up.  God has to obey our own ideas about how he should act and feel.  When Paul sees that his knowledge falls short, he responds with worship.  The word for the … Continue reading

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Cosmic

I am wary of sounding New Age.  I think that those who think that we are to send good thoughts into the Universe and the Universe will send good thoughts back are misguided.  I think that the idea that The … Continue reading

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How Jewish?

I live in a community of faith that has a love affair with Judaism.  I even had a seder (Passover) dinner because we need to remember that Jesus was Jewish and was bringing Jewish custom to fruitino when he gave … Continue reading

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