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  • 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...

  • On Michael Jackson, an observation on posts elsewhere

    Posted June 29, 2009 by Lindsey Morrison Grant

      Thank you BET and Jackson family for putting together this tribute in such quick order. In my opinion, BET is not racist, but rather living up to its name, despite comments I observed elswhere. Black entertainers have been passed over for years in terms of awards. Let us not forget tha...

  • The Arrogance of the Ministry

    Posted June 26, 2009 by Lindsey Morrison Grant

    I had a dream last night. I took my family to church (it just happend to be Portland's Ankeny Foursquare which I attended in the seventies). I had four small children with me. Needless to say, they were being children. As children, they wear their hearts on their sleeve. One came to me and told...

  • FWD: This Fall: Mandatory Swine Flu Vaccines?

    Posted June 25, 2009 by Toxic Reverend

    See the fwd for the article about probable mandatory swine flu vaccines and information about medical complications with past vaccinations. Google search terms: ??? refusing vaccination based on religious beliefs ??? ____________________ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jehovah%27s_Witnesses_an...

  • Positive news from the hospital

    Posted June 24, 2009 by Neil Frisch

    My nephew is in the hospital he received a bone marrow transplant last week. When you get a bone marrow transplant among other things it drops your white blood cell count down to nothing. He has been in a sterile room few several days now as his blood count dropped off the radar. Tod...

  • The Wiccan Rede-Full Version

    Posted June 24, 2009 by Rev Dr Mark Fearing

    The Wiccan Rede (Full Version) Bide within the Law you must, in perfect Love and perfect Trust. Live you must and let to live, fairly take and fairly give. For tread the Circle thrice about to keep unwelcome spirits out. To bind the spell well every time, let the spell be ...

  • Dettmer VS Landon- Wicca As A Religion

    Posted June 24, 2009 by Rev Dr Mark Fearing

    September 4, 1986 HERBERT DANIEL DETTMER, APPELLEE, v. ROBERT LANDON, DIRECTOR OF CORRECTIONS, APPELLANT Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, at Alexandria. Richard L. Williams, District Judge. (CA-84-1090-AM). Mark R. Davis, Assistant Attorney Gener...

  • Original Charge of the Goddess

    Posted June 24, 2009 by Rev Dr Mark Fearing

    ORIGINAL CHARGE OF THE GODDESS   Now listen to the words of the Great Mother, Who was of old also called among men Artemis, Astarte, Athene, Dione, Melusine, Aphrodite, Cerridwen, Dana, Arianrhod, Isis, Bride And by many other names. Whenever ye have need of anything, Once...

  • I Promise .... Wedding Vow

    Posted June 21, 2009 by Sollena Morginn

    Wedding Poem   I promise to give you the best of myself and to ask of you no more than you can give. I promise to respect you as your own person and to realize that your interests, desires and needs are no less important than my own. I promise to share with you my time and my...

  • Wedding Prayer

    Posted June 19, 2009 by Sollena Morginn

    Divine Mother, Divine Father, Divine Spirit We thank you for your blessings and we thank you for the opportunity to serve Love. We give thanks for the earth that feeds and shelters us, we give thanks for the wind that refreshes us, we give thanks for the fire that warms us, we give thanks for t...

  • The Organic Scam R&D

    Posted June 18, 2009 by Toxic Reverend

    I have a blog posted that is titled; The Politics of Food (free movie) plus Action Networks at the Toxic Reverend Myspace profile or you could just Google "Organic Scam" and R-D it for yourself, too. Baby Green organic lettuce had the highest levels of perchlorate (a rocket fuel addative) of al...

  • I have faith in God! What about Religion?

    Posted June 17, 2009 by Gora Adkins

    Since I was a small child I held a strong sense of God's presence in my life ! I felt a so called "calling to the ministry" this has been something  I have questioned for nearly 30 years of my life ! I have never questioned my faith in God,however along lifes journey I still struggle with ...

  • It's All So NEW to Me!

    Posted June 13, 2009 by Christine VanWert

    I have heard God calling me to minister for Him since I was a little girl but, I was scared. I was scared that people would laugh at me for being honest and sharing what was in my heart.   But, now I am older and have learned a simple truth. We are ALL scared. It's NOT God we are scared ...

  • First Church of Zenta

    Posted June 10, 2009 by Rev. Brother Rauk Zenta

  • Spirituality Versus Religion

    Posted June 10, 2009 by Rev. Brother Rauk Zenta

    FIRST CHURCH OF ZENTA ROCK 'N' ROLL SPIRITUALITY Spirituality Versus Religion SPIRITUALITY SAYS THAT GOD IS WITHIN US AND THAT WE DON'T NEED ANYONE ELSE TO MAKE THAT DIVINE CONNECTION FOR US   RELIGION SAYS THAT WE ARE SEPARATED FROM GOD AND THAT WE NEED "THEM" TO MAKE ...

  • Just a reminder

    Posted June 7, 2009 by Neil Frisch

    Perhaps now would be a good time to remind everyone that no matter how unjust the world may seem. We are all responsible for our own actions. Lashing out at others is never a positive response. This life is but a passing moment in eternity. The timorous pains we suffer, are nothin...