Zero Condemnation

Condemnation can go viral among believers.  Not only does it infect us, but we become ‘carriers’ that often can sicken others spiritually.  Our attitudes and thinking can become quite disturbed, and we then communicate that to our family and friends. To be perfectly honest, condemnation is not easily defined.  But it seems to be  the feelingContinue reading “Zero Condemnation”

Dangerous Thinking

Anne Lamott is a writer and a person who understands mental illness and ‘recovery’ issues. She is also a ‘brokenbeliever’. I have read several of her books; she writes elegantly on faith and discipleship. She is a rare jewel. She writes carefully and creatively. Coming across this quote was fortuitous for me, to say theContinue reading “Dangerous Thinking”

Animated Dust

18 “I will go home to my father and say, “Father, I have sinned against both heaven and you, 19 and I am no longer worthy of being called your son. Please take me on as a hired servant.”’ Luke 15:18-19, NLT “In the same way, when you obey me you should say, ‘We are unworthy servants who haveContinue reading “Animated Dust”

*Dis–joint-ed Ideas* Out of Matthew 25:1-13

  KJV—————————->   Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. 2 And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. 3 They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil with them: 4 But the wise took oil in theirContinue reading “*Dis–joint-ed Ideas* Out of Matthew 25:1-13”