Category Archives: Modern Christianity

You are a Psychic Healer!

About twenty years ago the company I was working for sent me to Los Angeles for training. In my free time I visited Venice Beach. I saw the “Chainsaw Juggler,” Muscle Beach, and there was a Tarot reader sitting on … Continue reading

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Turn the Other Cheek? Peace!

Ahh, the Sermon on the Mount. The Beatitudes’, the Lord’s Prayer. So much is given in this sermon, but so much is asked! We are asked to give without thanks to charity. We are asked to pray in secret. But … Continue reading

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What Are We Waiting For?

Picture this–a working man and his wife trying to sleep in on Saturday morning. Downstairs their eight children, all in different stages of growth, making a ruckus. Saturday morning cartoons blaring on TV. The volume pumped way up with rock … Continue reading

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The Day of the Big Storm . . .

From time to time my parents would remind me that I was born during one of the biggest blizzards they could remember. The roads in suburban Chicago were nearly impassable as they rushed to the hospital. My mother must have … Continue reading

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The Most Important Passage in the Bible?

What would you consider to be the most important passage in the Bible? John 3:16? Of course, our faith is predicated upon that verse. But, going back hundreds of years before Jesus visited with us on Earth, God spoke to … Continue reading

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A Second Epiphany?

Most Christians are aware of the Epiphany, the encounter of the Magi with the infant Jesus. We know that the Epiphany signaled the revelation to the world of the birth of our Savior, who was to eventually lead us away … Continue reading

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