Archive for the 'A Cure' Category

a wonderment cured

May 22nd, 2018

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Ever wonder why Christendom is so anemic today? Me too! Though seminarian trained and ordined […]

Mission possible

July 31st, 2017

It has been said, “Within every cloud is a silver lining.” Suggestive that every ill situation has a good aspect attached with in it.
“I see ye visibly, and now believe That He the Supreme Good, to whom all things ill are but as slavish officers of vengeance, Would send a glistering guardian, if need were […]

Reviewing the War March of Holy Week

April 14th, 2017

Christendoms holiest of weeks offers many supernatural lessons which are foreign to much of Christendom. Which is most likely the reason, why the church is a shrinking rather than a growing institution. It had its beginning in a synagogue in Capernaum, Israel. With Jesus later saying this, “The world can not hate you, but it […]

Dreams to live hope to give

April 12th, 2017

The previous day was a very busy day for Jesus. In total, Jesus used fifteen different stories to illustrate His various doctrines. This padre touched upon one of them by discussing the story of the landowner. So here is another one, and it’s important because there Jesus clearly draws the line. Making it very clear, […]

Why u don’t want a Muslim as a neighbor

February 25th, 2017

A little south of Jerusalem lies a community of about 75,000 people called Ephrathah. We might call it a state. Because nestled there is a city of maybe 4,000 people. It’s a rather famous Jewish settlement because of it’s biblical name, Bethlehem. Which was made famous because of the biblical prophecy concerning the birth of […]

Sleepless Nights

February 11th, 2017

“Sometimes, I lie awake at night, and I ask, ‘Where have I gone wrong?’ Then a voice says to me, ‘This is going to take more than one night,’” Charlie Brown.
Wonder if it could be because, “All have sinned and come short of the glory of God,” Romans 3:23. Maybe some experiencing sleepless nights need […]

Christians on a Sunday holiday could be in for a surprise

October 29th, 2016

On any given Sunday, millions flock to Christian churches. Their reasons for attendance would be varied. One reason most likely would be fear. Fear of the unknown, generated by death. Hoping that membership, and participation in various activities would be acceptable. Which might include acceptance of Christ as Savior. Followed by baptism and holy communion. […]

Battle Hymn of the Christian

October 5th, 2016

It you are one of those people, who like the ‘happy days’ of Sunday. Where nothing happens besides shaking hands, smiling and singing, then these discussions are not for you. But on the other hand, if you have the spirit of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a Lutheran clergyman in Nazi Germany. Who would not flee the country, […]

The power of the tongue

June 8th, 2016

“Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof,” Proverbs 18:21. But put another way, what we say can preserve life or destroy it; so we must accept the consequences of our words.

Living the long life

May 31st, 2016

According to scientist, who study the effects of physical exertion on longevity. You can expect to receive two hours of life extension from every hour spent exercising. If exercise were a medication, experts believe that it would be the most heavily prescribed in the history of medicine. (source:Competitor Magazine, Page 20, September issue, 2009).
All the […]

Light what it means

March 10th, 2016

The chatter was all about the free market with the mysterious hand of God guiding the nation to economic prosperity. Shadowed and protected by the light of the world, Jesus Christ. Who was often pictured as the light in the harbor, signaling the route to safety.
Which actually has a biblical bases, found in Genesis 49:22-24. […]

The journey of a crow

August 15th, 2015

It’s the season to be flatered and swindeled!

A case for patience

August 5th, 2015

A half starved fox, who saw in the hollow of an oak tree some bread and meat left by shepherds, crept in and ate it.
With his stomach swollen, he could not get out again. Another fox, passing by and hearing his cries and lamentations, came up asked what was the matter?
On being told, he said, […]

Notes from prison

June 27th, 2015

Have you ever thought what it would be like to be hauled off to prison? Suspecting that you would never leave that prison alive! What kind of thoughts would race through ones mind when anticipating such a fate. Would their be confusion, fear, anger, hate, anxiety or composure Most people find the lack of certainty […]

Jesus and His Kingdom

May 21st, 2015

“In this manner,” said Jesus, “Therefore pray, “… Your kingdom come. Your will be done in earth, as in heaven,” Matthew 6:10. “Your kingdom come,” seems to be the second most important aspect or qualifier when praying, as Jesus prioritized prayer for us. And if so, how many Christians have those concerns as priorities when […]

Understanding today’s world

May 7th, 2015

In a nutshell, this is what troubles today’s world. Mayhem makes life very difficult revolving around the letter (W) in our alphabet. Representing work and war because work is a requirement for making ends meet financially and governments seem to think that war is the means to that end. And in between, a more favorite […]

Situational Ethics

April 19th, 2015

Knowing that our days are numbered to the last day. A time known only to God, Job 14:5. Then follow the instructions given by Jesus Christ. Who said, when you pray, Say, “Thy kingdom come! Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven,” Matthew 6:10.
Thomas asked Jesus in John 14:5, “We know […]

Pursuits of our coming and going

March 16th, 2015

The aging Apostle John, when scripting his first epistle refers to his audience as little children. It is not an expression of belittlement or disrespect. But rather advice from an individual humbled by his experiences. A man who was exiled by the government to the island of Patmos because of his testimony in behalf of […]

If it weren’t true it would be funny

March 2nd, 2015

The phone rings and the lady of the house answers the phone, “Hello?”
“Mrs. Sanders please.”
“Mrs Sanders this is Dr. Jones at St. Anges Laboratory. When your Husband’s doctor sent in his biopsy to the lab last week, a biopsy from another Mr. Sanders arrived as well. We are uncertain which ones belongs to your husband. […]

With Jesus it’s a habit

January 15th, 2015

When Zeus was celebrating his wedding feast all the animals brought him such presents as they were able to bring. The serpent crawled up to heaven with a rose in its mouth. But at the sight of it Zeus said, “I will accept gifts from all other creatures, but from your mouth I will have […]