If you want to change minds you must first transform hearts. The brain has always been a bit slow to what the heart knows.
“Not to be served, but to serve”, a mission that has been handed down from God Himself. Based on the two readings, “The Drum Major Instinct” by Martin Luther King Jr. and “The Lovers of the Poor” by Gwendolyn Brooks, I believe that this mission to serve others is about humility; making others more important … Continue reading You Have Been Served
Maybe it's not about what they've done, but how we're reacting to it. It's about them, not us. What we say or do, by reacting in such a manner, it defines us, not them. If they push the barriers and we scream and yell, it only proves to them what they already believed. If we … Continue reading Persecuted for Your Beliefs?
Even though I’d like to see the world in a particular way, people adhering to my beliefs, hopes and having a time of peace; seeing and hearing about these acts, like the NFL and other conflicts, is proof to me and all that what God said is true. If God has rules, limits and commandments … Continue reading Soap and Sheep
Mr. Spock once said that “where there is no emotion, there is no motive for violence.” I was told that Spock might not be totally accurate because “sometimes logic can motivate violence; if sacrificing one life saves five lives, then, logically, sacrificing that life is permissible. "The needs of the many outweigh the needs of … Continue reading Logic and Love
For such a hot and highly debated subject such as gun laws, there of course is huge arguments that present their opinions of each side and each side is well equipped with rational and well thought out arguments that support their claims. The group of people who are against the claim that guns should be … Continue reading Gun Control?
“Truth, righteousness, peace, faith, and salvation are more than words. Learn to apply them. You’ll need them throughout your life.” Ephesians 6: 13-18/ The Message Truth is the cornerstone for all existence, without it, corporeal beings such as ourselves would be permanently astray, never finding that one sentient thought that makes sense of our earthy … Continue reading Truth, righteousness, peace, faith, and salvation- Words to live by