Offensive Things About the Bible

And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me. Matt. 11:6 Are you offended by the Word of God? Because it is an offensive book. There are things that seem vicious or harsh. There are a lot of brutal stories and “hard sayings”. We read of God’s passion in taking vengeance on the wicked. He was zealous to annihilate them. Sometimes we wonder at … Continue reading Offensive Things About the Bible

I Don’t Find God in Church

Sometimes we think that all the answers are at church. We think that to learn about God, we need to go to church. We think that to get “more spiritual” we should go to church. We think that our problems will be solved if we go to church. We think that we are closest to God at church. And while church is very, very important, … Continue reading I Don’t Find God in Church

Is the Earth the Center of the Universe?

If you have been told that the case is closed when it comes to this subject, that it’s been proven the earth is not the center of the universe, then someone told you wrong. The case is not closed. Yes, it is generally accepted that the earth is not the center of the universe, that our place in it is random. But then, it is … Continue reading Is the Earth the Center of the Universe?

The Grass is Really Greener On the Other Side

Naturally, I see the negative first. I brace myself for the worst. “I’m just being realistic” I say, but in reality, I’m seeing the cup half empty. I’m a pessimist. Maybe you are too. Maybe you, like me, make plans while already thinking of a million ways they will probably get ruined. Maybe you, like me, set your goals too low because anything higher is … Continue reading The Grass is Really Greener On the Other Side