What is it for you to be a Christian? –J.R. Miller

What is it for you to be a Christian? We ought to seek to gather in this world — treasure that we can carry with us through death’s gates, and into the eternal world. We should strive to build into our lives — qualities that shall endure. Men slave and work to get a littleContinue reading “What is it for you to be a Christian? –J.R. Miller”

Always Like Little Children [Always]

   “About that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who is greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven?” 2 Jesus called a little child to him and put the child among them. 3 Then he said, “I tell you the truth, unless you turn from your sins and become like little children, you will never get intoContinue reading “Always Like Little Children [Always]”

Harmless Doves, [Opting Out of Cynicism]

cynical, (a definition) sinikəl/adjective 1.  believing that people are motivated by self-interest; distrustful of human sincerity or integrity. Contemptuous; mocking.         “her cynical attitude”         “he gave a cynical laugh” 2. concerned only with one’s own interests and typically disregarding accepted or appropriate standards in order to achieve them. Dictionary.comContinue reading “Harmless Doves, [Opting Out of Cynicism]”

The Desire For a Place of Power

“But they didn’t answer, because they had been arguing about which of them was the greatest.”  Mark 9:34, New Living Translation As the disciples walked they talked.  There was a casualness as they followed Jesus, it was a warm day and they walked, and sometimes even stopped–keeping up in a relaxed way. They finally meander their wayContinue reading “The Desire For a Place of Power”