“Then Joseph said to them, ‘Do not interpretations belong to God? Tell me your dreams.’ “So the chief cupbearer told Joseph his dream . . . “’This is what it means,’ Joseph said … Continue reading ‘Every wind of doctrine’: Disillusionment
“Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.” (Hebrews 11:1) “. . . for we walk by faith, not by sight.” (2 Corinthians … Continue reading Is it faith or conceit?
“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” (Matthew 5:3) “Naaman went away angry and said, ‘I thought that he would surely come out to … Continue reading ‘Poor in spirit,’ rich in possibility
“Then Jesus came to them and said, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name … Continue reading Who ‘makes disciples’? (And who doesn’t?)
“You shall have no other gods before me.” (Exodus 20:3) “See that no one is sexually immoral, or is godless like Esau, who for a single meal sold his inheritance rights … Continue reading More than a feeling–much more