Building People of Substance for Works of Power This has been brewing in me for a good while. I know it will make some folks angry, but it’s just my opinion, and I probably don’t agree with most of yours. So calm down! First, I’m fascinated with the proliferation of foods referred to as “meat … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Bait and Switch?
Curmudgeon: - a crusty, irascible, cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas. (The Free Dictionary) According to the dictionary, socialism is “any of various economic and political theories advocating collective or governmental ownership and administration of the means of production and distribution of goods “ That means that the government would own or control all … Continue reading Curmudgeon Alert: WHO DECIDES?
One of my biggest challenges as a Christian has been avoiding the temptation to fight with other Christians. There are plenty of opportunities.
Never speak harshly to an older man, but appeal to him respectfully as you would to your own father. Talk to younger men as you would to your own brothers. Treat older women as you would your mother, and treat younger women with all purity as you would your own sisters. Take care of any … Continue reading Merry Christmas on Purpose
Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand. (Philippians 4:5 NKJV) This verse has intrigued me since I first read it in 1979. This translation has “gentleness” as the quality we are to demonstrate to others as the Day of the Lord approaches. The King James Version has it “moderation.” … Continue reading Church Supernaturally: Last Days Strategy
Curmudgeon: - a crusty, irascible, cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas. (The Free Dictionary) "Looking good isn't self-importance; it's self-respect." Charles Hix OK, OK, I tried it! Now get off my back! After several years of listening to the clothing police (or, as they were known in Bible times, Pharisees) harp … Continue reading Curmudgeon Alert: Lookin’ Good!