Category Archives: Thoughts

Freedom, Baby Boomers and Millenials

I’m reading Svetlana Alexievich’s Nobel Prize For Literature book “Secondhand Time, The Last of the Soviets” and she points out the differences between her and her father’s generation and their view of freedom. She mentions that her father could recall … Continue reading

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Christmas Remembered

Another Christmas passes to quickly once again good memories still linger it’s on truth we need depend. Truth’s birth is now called Christmas, Earth’s Creator had arrived but not as most expected, the Creator then a child. But He wasn’t … Continue reading

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The Christmas Denotation

This Christmas let’s not focus on the presents or the trees, nor the family time together though these things are special treats; let’s fix our gaze on The Baby Who left heaven just for us and invaded planet earth to … Continue reading

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Christmas, Is It Happiness or Pleasure?

Have you ever thought about the difference between pleasure and happiness? Perhaps Christmas helps us see the difference for at Christmas we come face to face with what’s eternally transforming, happiness, and what’s short-lived, pleasure. At Christmas we see that … Continue reading

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God’s Anger and The Christmas Message

The Old Testament Prophet Jonah didn’t want to go to the city of Nineveh to preach as instructed by God because he knew that God would treat them graciously and mercifully. He did not want the Gentiles in Nineveh to … Continue reading

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The Baby and The Cross

Christmas 🎄 is about The Baby, Easter’s about the cross; One comes as a present 🎁 The other with a cost. We seem to favor Christmas A sense of joy pervades You can feel it all around you And wish … Continue reading

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Subtle Lies

We humans have been cursed by the fall resulting in our believing that we are independent and self-sufficient people. That couldn’t be further from the truth and is fleshed out in each of our lives if we’d stop long enough … Continue reading

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