How often do our traditions get in the way of the things God has commanded us to do? Jesus uses a specific example in Scripture to address those who place a higher priority on tradition than on caring for others. … Continue reading Rejecting God
Have you ever been in a situation where your view differed so drastically from the majority, or a leadership personality, that you felt as if you must be completely wrong? Perhaps, in that moment you felt the need to change … Continue reading Social Legalism
“But the hour is coming, and is now here, when true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is seeking such people to worship him. God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and truth.”
–John 4:24-24 [emphasis added]
What does it mean to worship in ‘truth?’
What does it mean to worship in ‘spirit?’
I hate to disappoint those of you looking for a debate over the recent Supreme Court decision regarding homosexual marriage. However, if you clicked on this link for that reason, then there’s a good chance you should read this post anyway.
So, what is love?
We are constantly bombarded with Hollywood’s presentation of epic love stories where boy meets girl (mostly), they fall for each other, then live a wonderful life. Sometimes, they don’t even need to be single. After all, if we are all helpless victims of love and can’t help who we love, then it’s okay to leave a relationship in order to pursue that new-found love… right?
Depending on your understanding of love, and the core of your belief system, the correct answer for you may be a simple “Yes.” Continue reading “Is All Love Equal?”