Tag Archives: Scripture Interpretation

Freedom

(an excerpt) Now understanding the connection between creativity and freedom, we ask:  how do we create the conditions by which all life can return to its natural state of freedom?  “and ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall … Continue reading

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Meditation

This is an excerpt from the chapter I wrote on Meditation.  Here I am sharing with you four of the eight Meditations that I have designed for my readers.  You’ll have to read the book to learn the other four!! … Continue reading

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Hope

Here’s a little excerpt from my chapter on Hope. “And when the night is cloudy, there is still a light that shines on me…”  Paul McCartney and John Lennon.  As the story goes, Paul McCartney’s late mother, Mary McCartney, came … Continue reading

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Words

Expression through language takes many forms:  some processes are representative of our outer voice, some represent our inner voice, and some lie in the overlap between out outer voice and our inner voice. The Outer voice.  The spoken word is … Continue reading

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Grace

Let us examine another perspective about Grace.  John Newton (1725-1807) experienced a “dark night of the soul”, converted to Christianity, and, in 1772, wrote a timeless masterpiece, in the form of a hymn, entitled Amazing Grace.  Newton was a British … Continue reading

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Generosity

Generosity is one of The Six Perfections. Below is an excerpt from the Generosity chapter in Pray Without Ceasing. Also included in that chapter is my original concept of the 12 Restorations. These Restorations are loving gifts that all of … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Psalm 33:5, and Carl Jung

The Earth is Filled With the Goodness of the Lord.  Psalm 33:5 KJV An excerpt from the full chapter. “I either did not see or gravely doubted that God filled the natural world with [only] His goodness.  This, apparently, was … Continue reading

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Nehemiah – an inspirational achiever

Here are my first thoughts on Nehemiah as an important character for me, especially at this time.  These first thoughts will be expanded upon over the next several days so check back for updates! What an exciting Bible chapter, about … Continue reading

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San Paolo and his first letter to the Corinthians

Here’s a summary of another idea for a chapter in my book about Bible What-Ifs. In Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians, he gives us some insights that I respectfully would like to challenge.  Yes, I have my issues with … Continue reading

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Question IS431

I have redeemed thee and I call thee by thy name. Isaiah 43:1 KJV What does it mean to be redeemed?  And why would God redeem us?  Is this verse even directed at us?  Has He called you, and by … Continue reading

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