I’m giving up god for lent

So, after a lot of thought, I decided that I’m giving up god for lent! (conversation with myself) Well, that’s sort of an odd thing to do.  I mean, isn’t lent all about getting closer to God. going deep, strengthening the relationship? Yes, absolutely! Well then, why on earth (or heaven) would you want toContinue reading “I’m giving up god for lent”

Some Things are to Remain as Mysteries

I consider myself a spiritual person.  I do belong to a specific religion, and while I believe in its Creed, I also see serious flaws in the establishment.  I think of it as one of my vehicles to God, not my only one.  And I respect all religions that teach love and peace. I haveContinue reading “Some Things are to Remain as Mysteries”

God’s World of Opposites

It is no wonder that so much of the world has no use for God.  Many of the things that we value in this world, money, power, ambition, strength, have no place in God’s world.  Our God is a God of opposites.  Here are a few examples: ‘Blessed are the poor, the meek, those whoContinue reading “God’s World of Opposites”

Please don’t limit my God

God is so much more than the boxes that we put Him/Her in!  I grow so tired of those who try to define God.  After all, the Pharisees thought that they knew God, they certainly knew all the rules! And we see how Jesus blew them up. God is bigger than our thoughts, definitions, explanations, descriptions andContinue reading “Please don’t limit my God”