1Co 12:26 If one member suffers, all suffer together; if one member is honored, all rejoice together. (ESVST) I wasn't a popular kid in school. I didn't have a bunch of friends and at times none at all. When I did have a friend, especially a girlfriend, I was clingy and possessive and annoying. When you … Continue reading What Now? – becoming love
Why are we so obsessed with hell anyway? I believe our sin obsession is tied to our hell obsession. If we believe sinning puts us in hell, then we need to stop sinning or find some way to have our sins covered so we don't go to hell. We need to make others afraid so … Continue reading Wrong Obsession
Not a bully
God isn't a bully. When you see a statement like that you would agree, right? Of course God isn't a bully. Bullies are not nice. They take your lunch money. They use fear to get stuff from you. They torment you until you cry. They make your life a miserable existence of hiding and running … Continue reading Not a bully
Relationship not Religion (Fear of the Lord)
I got a note from a dear friend about some teaching she heard. I pray my “intense” emotion doesn’t make it through ether space. My keyboard can be replaced. But I wanted to defeat some lies. Jesus came to replace religion not become part of it. He came to fulfill the Law of Moses which … Continue reading Relationship not Religion (Fear of the Lord)
Thank you for the gospel!
I heard this amazing testimony by David Hogan. He was teaching at a service in Mexico when a woman came up to him, handed him a baby and kneeled down to hold onto his leg. This was an unusual expression since, among the Aztec tribes, a woman would not be allowed to touch a man from … Continue reading Thank you for the gospel!