Do not dispute over the truth with someone who does not know the truth; but from the person who is eager to know the truth, do not withhold words from him. St.Isaac The Syrian, 7th century A.D As Christians it's crucial we do not lose our peace in the process of trying to save the … Continue reading ON TEACHING PIGS HOW TO SING
I stood at a great height on the beach cliffside. I had climbed up to get a better view. My curious dog followed. In the distance stood this man and his dog so I took a photograph. At that moment I saw a man in comparison to the world around him. On the one hand, … Continue reading Jesus The Divine Photographer Shows Us Who We Truly Are
Copyright bang showbiz Chris Martin I can't deny there are some strange Christian evangelical cults out there that really ruin a persons childhood. However, Chris Martins recent spilling of his first world problems with regards to not being able to play "paint it black" by the Rolling stones because it was considered "evil" is so … Continue reading Coldplay’s Chris Martin Complains About His Religious Upbringing
Image by Shutterbug75 from Pixabay Too many people when they go spiritual shopping focus on what they agree with or disagree with about a certain religion. "Well, I like Buddhism because it doesn't place too many demands on me or what I already believe. It's challenging alright, but I can rest easy knowing I don't … Continue reading When Inviting Others To Christianity Don’t Focus On Doctrine
Image by Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay I recall some couples leaving the faith recently and they had some reasons. Yes, after all the hard work they put through schooling them at home. Then after all the toil and trouble of spoon feeding them scripture, rosaries and all the Jesus movies you can get your hands on, … Continue reading What Should I Do When My Children End Up Leaving The Faith?
Image by Jonathan Alvarez from Pixabay It's probably not something you think about every day, but sometimes people say stuff with their bodies that they don't with their tongues. There are also times when people say something with their bodies that contradicts what they just said with their mouths that would indicate they're not being … Continue reading How Studying Body Language Can Help Evangelization
Public domain I'm not going to argue in this post that street preaching doesn't work, I am more of the opinion that it is less likely to work. In my world, conversion is a mixed bag of tricks, but, you know, some tricks work better than others. With that in mind, why has street preaching … Continue reading Does Street Preaching Work In 2021?
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay Today I saw a very unapologetic title for a book that popped up in my social media feed. I forget the author but the title read, "How to persuade anyone of anything". I laughed at how sometimes they make their goal to emotionally manipulate others so obvious. All of us … Continue reading How To Make Lots Of Friends In No Time At All
We are all fully aware of the biblical passage that describes Martha and Mary in the presence of Christ. Martha is running around busy preparing stuff for Jesus and is preoccupied with "stuff". Mary is preoccupied with listening to the Lord and contemplating his words and presence. After Martha does a bit of complaining because … Continue reading Mary Chose The Better Part But The World Needs Martha Also
Image by Robin Higgins from Pixabay Every friend and family member hiding from the reality of God have said it. "I'm a good person. I don't need the Church to tell me how to behave. What is the point... really?" It is the deadly sin of sloth. Sloth is considered to be a lazy indifference … Continue reading Are We Too Good For Christianity?