I was taught that if I believed Jesus died on the cross and rose from the dead, I would be saved. Saved from what? Hell and eternal damnation. I was also taught that once I believed that Jesus was the savior of the world and that He died for me, my life would change and … Continue reading Will Believing that Jesus Died for my Sin Save Me? Change Me?
Yesterday was the 4th of July, Independence Day. I did not celebrate. I just wasn't in the mood. I didn't really feel there was anything to celebrate. There is a lot going on in the world which I find disappointing. The year that this country gained its independence, my people were still slaves. We were slaves, … Continue reading Independence Day
People really want to hear that God is love. They want to hear about how God loves THEM. Why? Because I think the majority of the people in the world really do want to live right; they really do try. But when you're in a religious system that constantly pushes you to follow strict rules and laws, … Continue reading Knowing that God is Love
I have been reading a very interesting author by the name, Zen Garcia. The two books I have are, “Sons of God” and “Skyfall: Angels of Destiny.” He believes that we were all pre-existing as angels before incarnation in this present life. He and others I’ve read make some strong arguments for the case. I don’t … Continue reading Sons Of God
I have been listening to Mike Miller’s series, "What About Judgment?" I have heard a lot of things that go against the traditional teachings of the church. But I'm not worried about the traditions of the church. I am in search of the truth. And I agree with probably 100% of the teaching I have heard … Continue reading What About Judgment? Maybe Not What You Think
I haven't really written anything this year. It is not because I am not learning and growing. I just can't seem to put into words what I am experiencing. Some of what I have learned is sometimes confusing. Sometimes I can't process what I'm hearing or reading. About 16 years ago was when the Lord … Continue reading God Is Love
How is it that we experience the "life of Christ?" It took me a very long time to realize how it actually works. I know I know, I'm supposed to just have faith, right? Well, I find it's easier to have faith when you have more understanding. For years I was trying to live in a … Continue reading Experiencing The Life of Christ