The Way in motion … (01/31/17)

John 2:20-21 … To be raised in 3 Days (01/31/17)

“Doubling anything makes it stronger, and three is even more powerful than that. Remember, [in God/Jehovah] we’re dealing with a mathematician of the highest order.” ~ Bernie (a Jehovah’s Witness who used to visit with me regularly back in the early 90’s)   Ahhh, yes – dealing with “a mathematician of the highest order”, indeed […]

Finding a Way to LOVE … (01/30/17)

1 John 3:1 … What LOVE from the Father (01/30/17)

“See what Love the Father has given us; that we should be called Children of God, for that is what we are.” ~ unknown (1 John 3:1)   This verses reflects the 2nd half of the double entendre within Jesus’ infamous “become again as a child” of Matthew 18:3-4, with the first meaning encouraging us […]

Mercy over almost everything … (01/29/17)

Mark 12:17 … God and the Emperor (01/29/17)

“Give to the emperor the things that are the emperor’s and to God the things that are God’s” ~ Jesus (Mark 12:17)   While this verse has Jesus specifically speaking of paying taxes to the reigning government (and is thereby used by many a conservative Christian to champion the same), there are several deeper meanings […]

Without pause; without exception … (01/28/17)

Did you know? … (01/28/17)

Did you know that dairy cows only produce milk when they are pregnant? It makes sense, and yet we aren’t taught that when we were younger. No, somehow we were given the insane impression that “cows just make milk” — the insane notion that making milk FOR US is their job … And we were […]

Thomas 1:18 … Returning to the Beginning (01/28/17)

“Have you discovered the Beginning, then, you who search for the End?  For where the Beginning is, there the End will Be. For blessed is he who stands at the Beginning. He will know the End, and not taste death.” ~ Jesus (Gospel of Thomas 18)   Again, as is almost always the case with […]

Redefining Repentance … (01/27/17)

Thomas 1:5 … Revealing the concealed (01/27/17)

“Recognize what is directly before you, and what is concealed will also be revealed.” ~ Jesus (Gospel of Thomas 5)   This verse reflects the similar Wisdom found in Luke 8:17 (“For nothing is hidden that will not be disclosed, nor is anything secret that will not become known and come to light”) as well […]