Some people think that the goal of spiritual practice is to experience God with them and within them.
"They think you walk on water!"
I was in the infancy of healing after an emotionally abusive relationship ended when I started reading All About Love: New Visions by bell hooks.
Richard L. Floyd
Jesus was often in trouble with the authorities because he regularly, and quite intentionally, broke the religious rules of the day.
From the moment Moses asked God's name, God showed us how to make an "I statement," clearly defining the self, with no frills or caveats: "I am who I am!"
Why would you ever talk to them?
I recently heard that a childhood family friend, Sister Rosemary, died.
Emily C. Heath
One of my hobbies is genealogy.
Paul's list of things that can't separate us from the love of God in Christ is pretty exhaustive.
For 25 years, I've walked past two paintings on the wall of our church's largest Sunday School room, which doubles as a parlor and chapel.