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?
Image by Free-Photos from PixabayNote:This is not a picture of the woman spoken of and is being used for the artistic purpose of the article Who was she and what has she become? We will reveal more about that later. I want you to get to know the person without having revealed her name or … Continue reading The Spiritual Journey Of The Greek Blonde
And there was a man who came to him and asked, "Master, what good deed must I do to possess eternal life?" ·Jesus said to him, "Why do you ask me about what is good? There is one alone who is good. But if you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments." He said, … Continue reading The Deeper Meaning Of The Man Who Couldn’t Give Up His Wealth
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay Have you ever tried to flatten out that piece of dough into the shape you want when baking, but it never quite becomes the shape you want? I mean yeah, sure, it comes close to the shape, but there's always something a little off about it? Or how about when … Continue reading Love: The Great Misunderstanding
Image by Evgeni Tcherkasski from Pixabay We've all been there before where we've engaged in reading about how to be happy. There's an incredible market out there that wants your cash with the promise that they'll give you a recipe that will make you happy. One book has an entirely different philosophy on happiness when … Continue reading Are You Tired Of Reading About How To Get Happy?
Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay This is not a blog post with a desire to insult the mental well being of others or anyone for that matter. I want to write this to resolve some of the qualms ordinary secular people have with religion. They find Christianity attracts a lot of strange people to their … Continue reading Why Does Religion Attract Strange People?
Image by Hundefan from Pixabay When we think of a caged bird, immediately a bland life in the absence of freedom springs to mind. Today in my home, we were training our budgie to come out of her cage. She has been tamed by me but seems to prefer life in the cage. Every time … Continue reading The Song Of The Caged Bird
Image by John Hain from Pixabay Mindfulness is an incredibly popular practise among westerners. Having rejected their Christian heritage and identity, they look to fill the void with cheap spirituality that makes no demands of them. You can enjoy the benefits of Yoga, Mindfulness, tarot cards and Chrystal's without having to change who you are … Continue reading Is Mindfulness Making Us Sick?
Mhicheil nam Buadh Mhicheil nam buadh,Char tam fo d’ dhion,A Mhicheil nan steud geal,’S nan leug lanna liomh,Fhir bhuadhaich an dreagain,Bi fein ri mo chul,Fhir-chuartach nan speura,Fhir-feachd Righ nan dul, A Mhicheil nam buadh, M’uaill agus m’ iull A Mhicheil nam buadh, Suamhnas mo shul. Deanam an cuartaAn cluanas mo naomh,Air machair, air cluan domh,Air fuar-bheanna fraoch;Ged shiubhlam an … Continue reading An Old Irish Hymn To Saint Michael