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  • Second Day of Creation

    Posted August 12, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      The Second Day of Creation-   On the second day of creation, God made the firmament (sky) by separating the waters which were under the sky from the waters which were above the sky.  In a similar way, on the cross, Jesus was separated from God (above) and from man (beneath). ...

  • The TED Series, Everyone should watch these.

    Posted August 11, 2009 by Morrison Morrison

    These are a collection of videos that I believe everyone should watch. This is my religion: 1) Mushrooms and Energy: http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_stamets_on_6_ways_mushrooms_can_save_the_world.html

  • One of the Great Philosophers...

    Posted August 11, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Here is one of the Western Philosophers I believed had alot to add in our world. Baruch Spinoza – 17th century philosophy School/tradition:                Rationalism, founder of Spinozism Notable ideas:   &...

  • Auric TM

    Posted August 10, 2009 by Diana Browning

    Hey, fellow travelers.  Just to let you know, they say Im a Blue Ray born in 1945, and I accept the title.  I have been seeing auric colors since a child before I even knew my colors, they were bubbles to me.  Sooooooo, since have learned about myself, and how to teach, thanks to Inne...

  • "We have just enough religion...

    Posted August 10, 2009 by Frank Frey

    ...to make us hate; but not enough to make us love one another." This observation by Dr. Jonathan Swift is probably truer today than when he first made it in the 18th century. When I first began the spiritual journey that eventually brought me here, I began by asking the question "Why should I fea...

  • The Truth of Spirit

    Posted August 10, 2009 by J-Adam Smith

    Spirit comes and spirit goes... But what is spirit?  Spirit is an energetic connection to our heart.  It is an antenna to that which is attracted to us and also that which we attract.  Those who pass away are always in connection with this antenna... They can always see us, no matter ...

  • First Day of Creation

    Posted August 10, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      The First day of Creation- A Picture of Light Shining in Darkness   What an awesome scene!  The Holy Spirit of God hovering, brooding over the darkness, emptiness, restlessness, until God brings light!  But the wicked are like the troubled sea, when it cannot rest, whose wa...

  • Luke 15

    Posted August 8, 2009 by Shanette Logan

    I am writing a sermon on Luke 15. This is my favorite chapter in the whole Bible. Reason being, it profiles Jesus as an accepting, loving Savior and I have been one of those sinners it talks about. If you are so inclined, please read Luke 15 and let me know what your thoughts on it are. Thanks, Rev....

  • THE TWO BAPTISIMS

    Posted August 7, 2009 by KENDELL SHAW

    THE FIRST BAPTISIM IS THE WASHING OF THE SINS SUCH AS BAPTISIM JOHN THE BAPTIST DID WHEN SOMEONE ACCEPTED GOD AND JESUS THE SECOND BAPTISIM IS OF THE HOLY GHOST MATHEW CH 3 VS 11JOHN TALKING I INDEED BAPTIZE YOU WITH WATER UNTO REPENTANCE BUTHE THAT COMMETH AFTERME IS MIGHTER THAN I WHOS SHOES IAM...

  • WAS JESUS THE ONLY PERFECT PERSON

    Posted August 7, 2009 by KENDELL SHAW

    WAS JESUS THE ONLY PERFECT ACCORDING TO MAN YES ACCORDING TO THE BIBLE NO JOB WAS PERFECT BUT IS HE THE ONLY OTHER NO WHEN GOD CREATED EVERY THING HE SAW EVERYTHING AND HOW IT WAS GOING TO BE AND WITH THE CREATION OF MAN KIND HE SAW US BEGINNING TO END BECAUSE HE IS ALL KNOWING AND HE KNOWS THAT WIT...

  • Getting along with no boundaries...

    Posted August 6, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Here is a nice story I read that might shed some light to some… I’m not claiming that non-believers and believers always get along, but I do know that they can get along.  I know this for many reasons.    How this could possibly be true?  Here’s a bit of background. I previ...

  • friends

    Posted August 5, 2009 by Ellen Waldrop

    Hi all, Im just so thrilled at my new friend request. I will get to you within the next day or two,i promise! Since I am very new here i am still looking around the site and figuring things out. Also getting ready for a yard sale as we will be in our MOTORHOME for a few months.. will tell eveyone...

  • Six Ways to be Considerate...

    Posted August 3, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

      Daily Reading of the World of the Buddha - There are these six ways of being considerate. What six? One has love in deed toward one’s companions in the holy life, both openly and in private; one has love in word toward one’s companions in the holy life, both openly and in private ...

  • Why Do We Need Salvation and Forgiveness of Sins

    Posted August 3, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Why Do We Need Salvation and Forgiveness of Sins by the Blood of Jesus? What are the consequences of sin and why do people need forgiveness by the blood of Jesus Christ? Can the gospel overcome guilt, fear, alienation, and eternal punishment? Does it offer salvation, joy, hope, and eternal ...

  • Divine vs. Human Authority in Religion

    Posted August 3, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Divine vs. Human Authority in Religion:  Should We Follow Man-Made Changes in Bible Teaching?   What is the proper source or standard of authority in religion? Should we follow the Bible as the inspired revelation of the law of God, or should we follow man-made religious laws ...

  • Duties to Civil Government

    Posted August 3, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Duties to Civil Government Civil government faces major turmoil. Often innocent people are penalized or treated unfairly while criminals escape punishment. How should a Christian act toward government in times like this? A. Christians Should Obey the Laws. Some people believe they are j...

  • Seperation of Government and Religion?

    Posted August 3, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Separation of Government and Religion? Some people say Christians should stay out of government issues (applying this, of course, only against religious conservatives, not against religious liberals). I agree that local churches should not endorse or finance candidates, but the issue goes...

  • DEFINING THE HOLISTIC

    Posted August 2, 2009 by MIN. RAHAMEEM KEDAR BEN-ISRAEL D.d. H.p. B.Msc.

      DEFINING THE "HOLISTIC" The word holistic is defined in general terms in the dictionary as the theory that a whole is greater than its parts. In recent decades the word has come to be used in much more expanded ways as follows: IN GENERAL - Referring to the concept of a whole ...

  • Ministry

    Posted August 2, 2009 by Tyler Kittrell

    I went to church tonight at my mom's church. I thought about becoming ordained all throughout this highly religiously addicted service. In which we were taught about if we don't forgive God will chastise us. What did Jesus do on earth to teach us that he is a cruel and punishing God? He di...

  • Blessed

    Posted August 2, 2009 by Tyler Kittrell

    Through many trials and tribulations over the past few months I have grown to appreciate the love my Heavenly Father shows to me despite my human failures. I am truly Blessed!!!!!

  • Just For Today

    Posted August 2, 2009 by Sean Snarr-Jones

    "   " What a beautiful thought to start out the day with.   "Just For Today: Meditative Thought:  So many have asked the same question, “Why do you call your daily inspiration, Just For Today?” The answer is simple.  If I can remember that God is everything, just for toda...

  • We are all brothers and sisters.

    Posted August 1, 2009 by Neil Frisch

      I look around me I see far too much hatred. I turn on the news and see people killing each other over political views and religious differences. This begs the question what are we trying to achieve? Do people really believe God wants them to kill people who disagree with them? Is your politi...

  • Movie Night! Free admission.............................

    Posted August 1, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        Samson & Delilah (FULL MOVIE) 1/13   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ndtNLWVbpjk   Samson & Delilah (FULL MOVIE) 2/13 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IoCP9A-gLMo   Samson & Delilah (FULL MOVIE) 3/13   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnS31gOS2Nw ...

  • Lost my job

    Posted July 31, 2009 by Rev. William E. A. Dorsch

    Lost my job because I took my wife to see Nickelback. Boss know for at least a month. In the last couple of days he got on a power trip. My wife is the the most generous person I know and sacrifices a lot. She works her but off and has been looking forward to the show for some time and I was not giv...

  • Free is a very good price....

    Posted July 31, 2009 by Lindsey Morrison Grant

    Yesterday I took my paintings and some of my photography to a street event in NE Portland. I sat in the 90 degree+ heat reading for hours, studying, yet few people stopped. At one point a news reporter and his cameraman came into the parking lot, where I was set up, to interview some of the artists....

  • Heads Up

    Posted July 31, 2009 by Sherry Rheaume

                                  “Organic Food Has No Nutritional or Health Benefits” That was the heading of an article on Yahoo news July 30th. OK That caught...

  • Naomi (Ruth 1-4)

    Posted July 31, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Leading Ladies        The Bible is full of wonderful women!  I have written and preached about may of them and have learned powerful lessons for my life from their lives.  This “Leading Ladies” section is a sort of written portrait galary of some of the k...

  • Dream Catcher's/Child Abuse

    Posted July 31, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      I felt the need to post this.  In life we go on as if  things of this nature are not happening or unheard of.  It is sad when we think of these things but in reality we are experiencing evil in such a way and most of us never think it will happen to one of our loved ones. We ...

  • That I am

    Posted July 31, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    This is what I believe: That I am I. That my soul is a dark forest. That my known self will never be more than a little clearing in the forest. That gods, strange gods, come forth from the forest into the clearing of my known self, and then go back. That I must have the courage to let them come...

  • god may help with mind seizurs

    Posted July 30, 2009 by Amy Talbert

    godmay help me with mind seizures and and let me live mind life to the foll and bring me think ' good think like a husban and kids, people make have made  fun of me and put me down it not nice is mean i wish a minister so i could  prove to everone and  freind and that i can do ...

  • Naaman's Little Maid

    Posted July 30, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        Naaman’s Little Maid T.D. Jakes   2 Kings 5: 1-14        She’s a common, ordinary woman---very young woman at that.  She works an insignificant job, going absolutely nowhere.  But little does she know that she is a woman on a mission, plac...

  • A Different Drum

    Posted July 30, 2009 by Sean Snarr-Jones

    Good Morning. I would like to share some lovely thoughts with you from someone that I enjoy watching and listening to. Dr. Wayne Dyer is a motivational speaker, sharing from his heart, and his own expereince. Hope you enjoy this brief message of his today.   ~    ...

  • Michal (2 Samuel 3:14; 6:16) Leading Ladies T.D. Jakes

    Posted July 29, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Michal 2 Samuel 3:14; 6:16     Very few men would have been able to live with her.  She was one of those women who can’t get along with a man—any man.  She peers from the window of her palatial environment and looks with cold indifference down into the streets of the ...

  • Learn

    Posted July 29, 2009 by Sherry Rheaume

       The measure of a civilization is not how tall its buildings are, or how advanced its technology is, but rather how well its people have learned to relate to their environment and fellow man. Understand that when all the trees have been cut down, when all the animals have been hunte...

  • world of grey

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Daved Boston

    in the world of confussion we live in today people are still segregated by beliefs,race and demographic origins.why is this when technology has broken the barriers between the lands, do we still see each other thru cracked glasses...has the children of love been lost in generations of the past have ...

  • The Word Servant Means Slave of Christ (a personal letter written to me)

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    This is a personal letter written to me from my brother:  See below   I wanted to share this letter with some of my readers.  My brother is in Prison Ministery.  He deals with the oppressed and the worst case senero's you can imagine.  Without words we all know by wat...

  • Gomer

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        Gomer T.D. Jakes   Hosea 1:2, 3, 2:4, 5   She had been around.  And around.  And around.  And finally she had arrived.  No one would believe how far she had traveled to become a respectable woman.  Respectable, indeed.  Who would have ever...

  • The Daughters God Wants to Loose

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      The Daughters God Wants to Loose   T.D. Jakes   Matthew 6:9   My mother used to say that a burned child dreads fire.  Her illustration is applicable because we dread thing from the past that we associate with discomfort and pain.  It keeps us from being whole ...

  • Becoming Whole (Jude)

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        Becoming Whole   Jude   Birth and growth are two different processes, both naturally and spiritually.  There’s a difference between being saved and being healed until you are whole.  Salvation happens instantly.  Healing can be a life long process. ...

  • Noah's Ark Discovered

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Part 1: Noah's Ark Discovered!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_830WxtZQgQ   Part 2: Noah's Ark Discovered!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTJjSDA400U   Part 3: Noah's Ark Discovered!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOKDzFyHnBM   P...

  • Thoughts on Hell...

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Food for thought... In a mathematical sense, eternity is a long way off.  We may approach it, but we will never arrive.  In reading and commenting on a blog I read called "Whatever happened to Hell", I have to wonder if the spiritual version of eternity is also infinite in natur...

  • What is the meaning of dying?

    Posted July 28, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Here is a refreshing article I read:  ...from Barbara Repa, a Caring.com senior editor. This is the hardest of questions -- made especially hard since your mother isn't sitting beside you to give you an easy answer, like she probably used to do.  Both the meaning of dying -- be...

  • Dedicated to what...and to whom?

    Posted July 27, 2009 by Reverend Terry L. Allen Sr.

       Here I sit here this evening overwhelmed by the number of people that are ordained and call themselves Christians. Yet so many of these "christians" are not followers of Jesus Christ. Don't believe that God is the almighty creator of "all things!" Don't understand the concept ...

  • We are Ignostic...

    Posted July 27, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    An article I read abit ago was quite interesting...This article on Ignosticism comes from Wikipedia and does an excellent job of expressing the position of many friends I have encountered throughout my life.  We are focused on what does exist.  What doesn't exist is unimportant to us....

  • Proverbs

    Posted July 27, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Proverbs 31:31 Honor her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.   This verse shows that the Proverbs 31 woman bears fruit for all she has done. She has virtue, she is faithful, she is a loving and caring mother and wife who provides for ...

  • Discerning The Jezebel Spirit

    Posted July 27, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Discerning The Jezebel Spirit - Part 1   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=daqE626LfP8   Discerning The Jezebel Spirit - Part 2   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehlzDYcGBjM   Discerning The Jezebel Spirit - Part 3   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aBS6LenQ9ZY ...

  • Praying to Jesus

    Posted July 27, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

        What if we pray to Jesus like this: "Dear Jesus, please appear to us, as you did to Paul and the 500 brethren, so that we can see the evidence of your resurrection. In your name we pray, amen." Here is what Jesus has promised us in the Bible:   Matthew 7:7 Jesus says: Ask, ...

  • Facing Forever What We have Lost

    Posted July 26, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        Facing Forever What We Have Lost               Widows.  Suddenly we have joined a select community, one we had never thought to enter.  We are sisters of sorrow, daughters of the void.  Suddenly our identity is ...

  • Pagan/Nature Spirituality Ministers

    Posted July 26, 2009 by Rev. Alice Pauser "Nizhoni Tala"

    Summer Greetings, I am interested in discussions and articles on Nature Spiritulaity in all of its forms. Also, wondering if anyone has taken courses through Cherry Hill Seminary. Ser Asi [Be Well] Alice [Nizhoni Tala]

  • A Compassionate Mind

    Posted July 26, 2009 by Sean Snarr-Jones

    Good Morning. I received a wonderful message in my email this morning. I thought I would share it with you, I really apreciate the message of compassion. Skip Jennings sends out daily meditations and thoughts. I hope you enjoy this too. Meditative Thought “What I Know About Compassion” Ch...

  • Who Do You Say I Am

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        WHO DO YOU SAY I AM   *Q Jesus Asked   *Q People Asked   *Things Jesus Taught   *Jesus on Prayer   *The seven l am`s   *Seven words from the cross     JESUS   *Jesus On Prayer   *The Lord's Prayer   *Jes...

  • The Miracles of Jesus

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      THE MIRACLES OF JESUS.       A.          Why couldn't Jesus do miracles in His own hometown (Mark 6:4-6)?       1.      In (Mark 6:4-6), the Bible says, "Jesus said to them, '...

  • Banned From the Bible

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Banned From the Bible I - The History Channel (1 of 12)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EPOsTVjWlE   Banned From the Bible I - The History Channel (2 of 12)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDD93OPlOC8   Banned From the Bible I - The History Channel (3 of 12) &...

  • Growing

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Sean Snarr-Jones

  • This would be my perfect wedding!!!

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    http://video.msn.com/video.aspx?mkt=en-us&from=MSNHP  

  • Being Like PAUL

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Food for thought... When we look at these Bible passages, there is a question that comes to mind -- why did Jesus stop making these appearances? Why isn't Jesus appearing today? It really is odd. Obviously Paul benefitted from a personal meeting with the resurrected Christ. Because of the pe...

  • Former fundamentalist 'debunks' Bible

    Posted July 24, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

      Former fundamentalist 'debunks' Bible CNN -- Just so you know, Bart Ehrman says he's not the anti-Christ. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Bart Ehrman says most of the New Testament is a forger...

  • Thoughts of wisdom

    Posted July 23, 2009 by Daved Boston

    thoughout  my travels in this vast and beautiful world...i have had the pleasure to meet and get to know some very wonderful people....and have enough new experience to fill many life times....growing up the oldest of four boys with both parents workin hard to give us everything we ever wanted ...

  • Two little idioms

    Posted July 23, 2009 by Vince Houle

    I don't remember the authors of either of these, but they really have some meaning and I just wanted to share them ... some food for thought "You can't shake hands with a clenched fist" "Too often we seek justice for just us"

  • The cup of Suffering...

    Posted July 23, 2009 by Sean Snarr-Jones

  • Careful to the ones you TRUST...

    Posted July 23, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Nothing but the facts: http://www.jesus-is-savior.com/Wolves/td_jakes.htm -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- T.D. Jakes EXPOSED! Compiled and edited by David J. Stewart "D...

  • Power Of Intention

    Posted July 23, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Good viewing from Dr. Wayne Dyer: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=6926190409205608805&ei=4V5oSvuxAqHaqALA5OjwDA&q=dr.+dyer&hl=en    

  • The Seven Signs

    Posted July 22, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Apocalypse 1/9(History Channel)     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BoTExQEyblU   Apocalypse 2/9 (History Channel)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NnYID6Kc-VE   Apocalypse 3/9 (History Channel)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lwq8E4ypXQ   Apo...

  • Jesus not REAL??

    Posted July 22, 2009 by Dr. Anthony ADRIAN

    Stop!!  I knew this would catch your attention.  Just do your homework on the wonderful religions out there in this world and "truly" see the beauty they all have.   To all, don't get caught up with setting boundaries on religion...let's not repeat our wo...

  • God Helps with your Troubles

    Posted July 22, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      God Helps with Your Troubles: Bible Solutions for Problems, Suffering, and Hardship Everyone has troubles. We face problems, affliction, suffering, and hardship. We need strength, endurance, and patience. Why do people suffer? Are all trials the result of sin committed by the one who suf...

  • May God bless all who read this!

    Posted July 22, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

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  • Six Biblical Steps to Revive the Nation

    Posted July 21, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

          Six Biblical Steps to Revive the Nation       By     : Rick Warren From: Purpose Driven Magazine   Monday, April 6, 2009 5:18 PM EDT   In America, we’re facing the worst econ...

  • WHAT IS METAPHYSICS.....

    Posted July 20, 2009 by MIN. RAHAMEEM KEDAR BEN-ISRAEL D.d. H.p. B.Msc.

      “METAPHYSICS” Traditionally, the word "Metaphysics" comes to us from Ancient Greece, where it was a combination of two words-Meta, meaning over and beyond and physics. Thus, the combination means over and beyond physics. In the definition found in most dictionaries, Metaphysics is referred ...

  • Mary Mary (One Minute)

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      MaryMary One minute   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOcnWwoxzqM

  • Yesterday!

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      yesterday  (Mary Mary)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghjgno6gtwg

  • Hold On!

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Yolanda Adams - Hold On   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xe2b67-SDGs

  • T. D. Jakes Preaching - Woman thou art loosed

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      T. D. Jakes Preaching - Woman thou art loosed (1)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3MXssyADBY   T. D. Jakes Preaching - Woman thou art loosed (2)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qIEBbsMYubA   T. D. Jakes Preaching - Woman thou art loosed (3)   http://www....

  • Joyce Meyer- Loving Life & Loving Yourself 1of 3

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Joyce Meyer- Loving Life & Loving Yourself 1of 3   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWfSZ9hp2G0   Joyce Meyer- Loving Life & Loving Yourself 2of3   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ig-7gTakuDs   Joyce Meyer- Loving Life & Loving Yourself 3of 3   htt...

  • Who Wrote the Bible? - History Channel

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Who Wrote the Bible? - History Channel (Part 1 of 12)     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8PQ6_0gJUE     Who Wrote the Bible? - History Channel (Part 2 of 12)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fK5zvn0z5h4   Who Wrote the Bible? - History Channel (Part 3...

  • Thought of the Day!

    Posted July 19, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Thought of the Day NO REGRETS, JUST RESTORATION It takes patience to overcome the effects of years of use and abuse. If you are not committed to getting back what you once had, you could easily decide that the proc...

  • Have a blessed weekend everybody!

    Posted July 18, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Hope you all have a wonderful, peaceful, hopeful, and restful weekend!    Take care and may God bless you all!

  • 6 foods that keep you full and satisfied

    Posted July 18, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    I saw this article on yahoo and thought I'd share it will all of you:  I found this to be interesting since we all try and eat healthier, or at least we try. Blessing's to you all!   Binge-proof your diet: 6 Foods that keep you full and satisfied   The big, fat (...

  • Universitality of the Golden Rule

    Posted July 18, 2009 by Sean Snarr-Jones

      Baha'i Faith  “Lay not on any soul a load that you would not wish to be laid upon you, and desire not for anyone the things you would not desire for yourself.” “Ascribe not to any soul that which thou wouldst not have ascribed to thee, and say not that which thou doest not.” “Ble...

  • My dedication to service.

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Reverend Terry L. Allen Sr.

        When Jesus Christ walked this world so many many years ago, it was His family, and His hometown, that were the hardest to convince that He was truly the "Son of God". It seems that those closest to us are the hardest to tell when we make the choice to follow Him. The hardest to co...

  • Raising Godly Children: Key 1 Bible Principles for Parents to follow

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Raising Godly Children Current mood:  blessed Category: Religion and Philosophy Raising Godly Children: Bible Principles for Parents to Follow in Fa...

  • Raising Godly Children Key#2

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Raising Godly Children Key#2 Planning Current mood:  blessed Category: Religion and Philosophy   Raising Godly Chi...

  • Raising Godly Children Key#3

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Raising Godly Children Key#3: Love Current mood:  blessed Category: Religion and Philosophy Raising Godly Children ...

  • Raising Godly Children Key#4

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Raising Godly Children Key #4 Instructions Current mood:  blessed Category: Religion and Philosophy   Raising Godl...

  • Raising Godly Children Key#5

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

    Raising Godly Children Key#5 Authority (Control) Current mood:  blessed Category: Religion and Philosophy   Raisin...

  • Raising Godly Children Key#6

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Raising Godly Children Key #6: Motivation - Punishments and Rewards This is part of a series about Bible principles for raising children. Parents would prefer that their children simply obey them without chastisement. But in practice this does not always happen. Often the child'...

  • Question #3: Why Do Mothers Obtain Abortions?

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Question #3: Why Do Mothers Obtain Abortions? The Bible teaches that abortion violates God's will. Defenders of abortion, however, usually try to open the door by emotional appeals to traumatic cases. If these exceptions are granted, they proceed to argue for abortion on demand. A clo...

  • Question #2: How Should We Treat an Unborn Child?

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Question #2: How Should We Treat an Unborn Child? The Scriptures have established that the unborn life in the mother's womb is a human individual from conception on. Therefore, we will not hesitate to refer to it as a human being or person. How then should we treat this unborn life? Ma...

  • Question #1: Is the Life in the Womb a Human Individual?

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Question #1: Is the Life in the Womb a Human Individual?   Consider now the Bible teaching about abortion. The fundamental question to be answered is whether or not the life conceived in the mother's womb is a human person, separate and distinct as an individual from the mother. ...

  • Abortion and the Bible

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Abortion and the Bible: Pro-Life or Pro-Choice? Is abortion moral or immoral? Is the unborn life in the mother's womb (the "fetus") a separate individual human being, or is it just part of the mother's body? Does it have a right to life? Should the decision to abort be left up ...

  • Cloning of Humans

    Posted July 15, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

      Cloning of Humans Is it morally right for scientists to clone human beings? Whether or not cloning of humans can be done successfully, the question remains as to whether it would be morally right to even attempt it. Please consider the following Bible principles as applied to this questio...

  • Cast Your Cares On Him

    Posted July 14, 2009 by Rev. Marilyn J. Hart

        Cast Your Cares On Him   When problems crop up, couples with an idealistic view of what constitutes a "good" marriage are quick to think, "We can never be that good!  The chasm between where they are and where they think they should be seems hopelessly uncrossable. Here&...

  • The Right Venue

    Posted July 14, 2009 by Sollena Morginn

      Greetings, Today was a deep reflection day.  Newly out of work and yes it is a blessing for sure.  I am engaging in my deep passion for life with the new creation I call Sacred Yoga Dance.  What fun! I live in a small community of folks that are here to be in community. ...

  • Honoring Mother Every Day

    Posted July 13, 2009 by DonnaJ Gamache

    I lost my father 29 years ago, when I was 19. My mother is nearly 80 years old, still ambulatory, but getting more frail each year. I realize that even though she has seemed indominable to me throughout my life that her life is winding down. She still has her compact car, keys, and license to drive,...

  • Today is the first day.....................

    Posted July 13, 2009 by Lindsey Morrison Grant

    I got up today feel quite ill at ease. Whether it was waking up to the screaming of a 10 yr.-old,"There are ants on the counter!" or caffeine depravation....or some other cause, I felt I need to deal with it or be overwhelmed. I went to take a eary afternoon nap (mind you, it was Sunday), but it was...

  • Celebrating 22nd Wedding Anniversary

    Posted July 12, 2009 by DonnaJ Gamache

    Twenty-two years ago yesterday, my husband John and I were married. We wanted a non-religious service, and in Missouri you don't have many options for that. We both had abandoned the faith in which we were raised (Roman Catholic) decades ago, since that time we have been "un-churched," and we n...

  • Prison & Jail Ministry 1st Fundraiser

    Posted July 12, 2009 by Duane H Pridy

      2009 FUNDRAISER Jeremiah 29:11 Prison & Jail Ministry Fundraiser July 12, 2009 to September 01, 2009 Pridy Outreach Ministry 331 W. 2nd Street Medford, OR  97501 Telephone 1-541-499-6835 Email: dpridy97501@gmail.com   Greetings To All,      ...

  • REV. DARLENA PAGAN BLOG

    Posted July 12, 2009 by Darlena Pagan

      Salutations, Special object of the devotion to the Sacred Heart, click here!  My Favorite Resources: Electronic Text Center: The Bible, King James Version  You tube NAACPOLOGY, click here! NAACPOLOGY, click here! Bible Study Lessons Free Online|Christian Course Le...

  • Death of my nephew, and my friend.

    Posted July 6, 2009 by Rev. Ronald Yarger D.D.

  • Independence ?

    Posted July 4, 2009 by Tina Bradley

    Happy Independence Day! I wonder how many of us are actual 'free'? Free from the burdens of everyday life.  One of the biggest devourers of my freedom is my family.  Yet this is what the Scriptures tell us we are called to do.  Between caring for elderly parents and moving...

  • Could today be the first day of the rest of my life?

    Posted July 3, 2009 by Tina Bradley

    God has led me to this point in my life.  I know that I am called to ministry.  I've been filling this through my church as a musician, teacher and local outreach volunteer.  I think that this area, as well as the entire world, is filled with people yearning to grasp hold of trut...