There are a lot of strange writings in the Bible but the Book of Revelation is up there with the best of them. Admittedly, there were many similar works but they didn’t get to stay in the final list of scripture approved by the early church. Yet, it has to be said that even among other [...]
God knows what is in your heart. But do you?
The Little Children and Jesus 15 People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them. 16 But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such [...]
When did Roman Emperors know the game was up? When their fiefdoms crumbled. But, before that, the Christian Church gave warnings. That’s its role; to be a prophetic voice above the slurry of politics. Today, the western world needs prophets for Christ. Since populist leaders are making happen humanity’s least laudable dreams. Others are too [...]
PASSING ON FAITH Reflect: Faith has skipped a generation. Grandparents try to compensate, a little desperate, perhaps too late, but trying, guilt-struck, caring, mixed up as our world to date. They wish church stones would speak a little louder, as stained glass pic- tures used to. In this new elastic culture, Facebook, virtual games [...]