Perfectly imperfect: of course the most famous person in all human history would be born a nobody. Of course the savior of all the world should need to be protected and saved right out of the womb. Of course he that would bring the first real examples of radical equality should be on of the oppressed.
May this Christmas Eve bring you nothing more, and nothing less, than exactly what it is the season for!
Have faith, that no matter what that may be, it is exactly what you need.
The ancients recognized an annual pattern and began to model some of humanity’s earliest spiritual concepts from their observations of the Solstices. The fading sun became a symbol of our inevitable death.
Tomorrow, 12.21.2012, has pretty much been the day I’ve been waiting for since I started this blog two years ago. I am filled with hope and anticipation! Come read, and find out why…
“Tony Perkins (Family Research Council) controls the way in which Christianity is seen as anti-gay because liberal Christians acquiesce to his language and rhetoric.” – Dan Savage
We manly-men style ourselves as creative powers unto ourselves. We love to point to things in our lives from homes, to boats, to tables, to businesses, and even children and loudly proclaim, “I made that. That’s mine.”
Is it mine?
When a strong man, fully armed, guards his own house, his possessions are safe. 22. But when someone stronger attacks and overpowers him, he takes away the armor in which the man trusted and divides up the spoils. – Luke 11:21
Why must The Adversary be set free from his prison in the abyss after 1,000 years? What kind of victory is THAT?
What is this “sin against the Holy Spirit”? Why can’t it be forgiven???
9. Who is it he is trying to teach? To whom is he explaining his message? To children weaned from their milk, to those just taken from the breast?
10. For it is: Do and do, do and do, rule on rule, rule on rule; a little here, a little there.