Tag Archives: God

Information Overload

I love watching old westerns. Even cheesy serials like Bonanza and The Big Valley keep me interested. Part of the reason must be the fact that I grew up in an area where the “Old West” was still alive and … Continue reading

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Principle Failure

I was reading an article called 10 Principles for New Christians a few minutes ago, but had enough by the time I read the first three. Principle number 1 addressed daily Bible reading as nutrition and stated that the more … Continue reading

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Building Blind*

Just about everyone from casual ‘church’ attendees to those regarded as church statesmen would agree that what most people call church today is in serious trouble. There is no need to review the long and familiar list of alarming statistics … Continue reading

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Perspective

To hear many Christians talk you would think their future and well being was wrapped up in what happens in this country. I suppose if my peace depended on financial security or remaining in control of the peripheral elements of … Continue reading

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Processing Purpose

Many years ago I was blessed to learn from a wise spiritual leader who had the ability to upset my paradigm with a single sentence. One of her little nuggets of truth has stuck with me throughout the years, and … Continue reading

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Managing God with our Ministry Strategies

Often when I hear Christian leaders discussing ministry strategy, it sounds much like business men going over what has and hasn’t worked in their particular field. It’s all about operating in ‘proven’ principles and determining what infrastructure might best facilitate … Continue reading

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A Couple’s Journey Part 2 of 2

Ever wonder how other families are doing after they’ve left the traditional church to follow God? Continue reading

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Loren’s Blog

I’ve found in my life I’m much more encouraged by the person who has similar struggles as I do and openly shares them than I am by the spiritual giant with all the answers.  I can relate to a human … Continue reading

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Spiritual Fantasy

A new study published in the British Medical Journal finds that one in 200 American women claims to have experienced a virgin pregnancy, a’ la the Virgin Mary. 31% of the 7,850 women involved who said they had become pregnant … Continue reading

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Building Blocks

One of the common experiences of people who’ve left religious institutions is to feel as though “I need to be doing something more than I am, moving forward in some (defined) direction.” Continue reading

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