Category Archives: Trials

A Place Called Heaven (book) . . . .{part 1}

As many of you who have followed my posts already know, I at one time did not believe several doctrines that mainstream Christianity believes. For example, I did not believe Christmas should be celebrated by Christians. Resurrection Sunday (a.k.a. Easter) … Continue reading

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I Feel The Earth Move

It was my last day in Pasadena, CA. I had just completed my studies at a Bible college a few weeks earlier and was now ready to return to Connecticut and continue forward with my life. I remember well that … Continue reading

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You Are My Hiding Place

In my previous post, The Place of Safety, I recounted how I used to believe in a place of safety given for the Church called, Petra, meaning a rocky place. This is where I used to believe the Christian church … Continue reading

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Breathe

This may or may not have happened to you, you hear a song for the first time and, like love at first sight, you love it. So it was with me regarding this Christian song called Breathe sung by Rebecca St. … Continue reading

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In Times Like These

As I write this, another terrorist attack has occurred. This time it is in England. London is mourning several of her citizens who were participating in life. A few days earlier, several children and young people, concluding a concert venue and looking … Continue reading

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Send My Love (To Your New Lover)

When the ancient Israelites became “baptized” by crossing over the bed of the Red Sea (1 Cor. 10:1-2), the world they left behind did not want anything more to do with them. Ten vicious plagues had just struck the Egyptians. … Continue reading

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What Now My Love

After Christ was crucified and buried, most of the disciples went home feeling very upset and disheartened. Mary Magdalene and perhaps a few other disciples stayed behind near the Calvary site and followed along to see where exactly Christ’s tomb was … Continue reading

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Nothing But Heartaches

We Christians can readily acknowledge that our journey in this life is filled with challenges, hardships and trials. We also know that Jesus Christ, during our difficult times, desires us to keep our eyes on Him; maintain trust in Him; and patiently … Continue reading

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As Tears Go By

Melancholy. Melancholy. My world has been a little melancholy these last few days. Why? Last month, on December 20, 2016, just days before the holidays, I slipped on ice near where I live and broke my right ankle. I was … Continue reading

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When I’m Gone

I never knew of Christian gospel singer, Joey Feek, or her husband, Rory, until recently. I first heard about them the same time I learned Joey had passed away just this March 2016 due to cancer. After hearing her sing and becoming acquainted … Continue reading

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