Posts Tagged: poor

Just Do It!

Nov - 20 2009

For “humanitarian” purposes and to “save the planet” and to bring attention to their “cause” we see people do all sorts of aggressive and hurtful “things” to gain attention and engage in the “righteous fight” for “what is right!” But I am pretty sure that Jesus tells us to use the talents that He has […]

A New Wave to Wash Over The Traditions Called Church

Mar - 11 2009

As I write this at Cherry Grove Beach, SC, 9/6/08, 1:30am, hurricane/tropical storm Hanna is in full force. Strong wind and sideways rain. Even though it is dark outside, I know the big waves are coming in and crashing on the beach and over the dunes.  It is very much like the waves of discontent […]

Broken But Blessed

Mar - 09 2009

For me, this first recorded sermon of Jesus is one of the most important messages in all of the Bible.  Take a few minutes to read Matthew 5:1-12 as you consider this post.  Think of each “blessed” statement as a step-up an 8-step ladder.  Each step is one step closer to the life of a […]