Tag Archive: religion

Sonnet: “We Humbly Thank Thee LORD For Breath Sustained”

We humbly thank Thee LORD for breath sustained Though looming clouds be gray and thunder bring While prostrate to the earth Thy Scion reigned Atop our throats and hearts His praise we sing… Continue reading

Sonnet: “Oh Needest I, Dear LORD, Thy Spirit Now”

Oh needest I, dear LORD, Thy Spirit now For though I sweat I fear high-noon hath passed And though at such an hour I man Thy plow O’erhead Thy rainbowed hues man’s dye… Continue reading

God’s Resume…

God’s Resume, God’s Credentials “‘Naked I came from my mother’s womb, And naked I will depart. The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away; May the name of the LORD be praised.’… Continue reading

Meeting Jesus Again For The First Time…

Introduction  You know, it is a bit surreal to be here this morning. A little over eleven years ago, in this very room and on this very spot where I am standing now,… Continue reading

Is God Happy?

1. Is God happy?   Great question! Here are some thoughts on this:   Yes!   A. Matthew 25:23 NIV: “His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful… Continue reading

Knowing Yourself (Part III of IV): Purpose…

  Knowing Yourself:   Your Identity, Value, Purpose, & Potential     Lesson III: Purpose    Rhetorical Question: What is your purpose? Why are you alive? Why did God make you? How do… Continue reading

Knowing Yourself (II of IV): Value…

  Knowing Yourself:   Your Identity, Value, Purpose, & Potential   Lesson II: Value   Rhetorical Question: What is your worth? How valuable are you? Are you valuable? Why or why not? How… Continue reading

Knowing Yourself (Part I of IV): Identity…

  Knowing Yourself:   Your Identity, Value, Purpose, & Potential   Lesson I: Identity   Rhetorical Question: Who are you? Not just your name—who and what are you? When you look in the… Continue reading

Poverty & Wealth II (Part II of II): What Do We Do Now?

  “Poverty & Wealth: What Do We Do Now?”   Question: What were you doing at 11:27 at night on May 30th, 2002?   It was a Thursday night—I looked it up. Many… Continue reading

Poverty & Wealth (Part I of II)…

Poverty & Wealth: What They Are and What We Can Do About Them! Introduction: Various Statistics on Poverty: http://www.globalissues.org/article/26/poverty-facts-and-stats#fact26#fact26 Transition: My friends, for the next two Sundays we are going to be learning… Continue reading