Tag: christian

Who Do You Think You Are?

“You don’t have sense that God gave a goose!” That was something my dad would say to me in his frustration with me when I was growing up.  I have never forgotten it. You can imagine how it formed my self-esteem. We grow up with the image of ourselves...

Forgiveness = Letting Go

Forgiveness is a part of life. We all have an opportunity in life to be forgiven or to forgive someone. In some situations, forgiveness is hard and not so easy to do. When you forgive someone, you also have the responsibility to forget. Now while it isn’t possible to...

Do I Really Matter?

I’m sure you have experienced this situation before – you are in a group of people that you haven’t met before and someone asks this question: So what do you do? Then it begins. Based upon your answer to that question you are classified and categorized. I don’t think...

Waiting To Be Remembered

In the story of Joseph in the Old Testament, Joseph found himself in prison after he had been falsely accused by Potiphar’s wife of rape. When the baker and the butler were in the prison Joseph interpreted their dreams. The baker didn’t have a good result but the butler...

When God Is Silent

Silence isn’t always golden. Especially if you are a believer. I don’t care who you are, there comes those times in our relationship with God when things get stale. It happens. It’s one of those dry spells everyone goes through. Even the most religious person goes through it. When...

The Pope, An Atheist and A Hypocrite Walk Into A Bar….

Okay, this isn’t a joke.  In fact, the Pope recently made the following statement: “There are those who say ‘I am very Catholic, I always go to Mass, I belong to this and that association.   There are many Catholics who are like this and they cause scandal,” he...

Converted To The Extreme

Are you a Christian?  That’s good.  I’m happy about that.  I don’t have a problem with Christians.  I used to call myself a “Christian” until years ago when a guide on an Israel tour said that they prefer to call themselves “believers” since the world Christian has a negative...