“It’s been a long, long time coming, but I know change gonna come.”
In keeping with this time honored practice, I now humbly submit a complete rewriting of one of Paul’s most controversial passages in 1st Corinthians… let the infighting begin!
2. He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. 3. And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’
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…
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