Tag Archives: God

Do not feel you are missing something by not sinning

Lindsey Maestas felt she was missing something every time she sinned.  Although she gave her life to Jesus when she was 19, she had loved Him and failed Him ever since.  Her go to sin was sex outside marriage. She … Continue reading

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Mayberry Yearns for Andy

Mount Airy, North Carolina is the home town of actor Andy Griffith. Today the town looks like it did when the television show that bears his name was popular. Tourism is huge with places the show made famous such as … Continue reading

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The Power of One

What can one person do? Do you feel the weight of the world is on your shoulders?  Financially providing for your family, being the primary caregiver for an aging parent, getting up multiple times each night and literally at the … Continue reading

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Friendship: The New Idolatry

Mark Rutland, twice a college president, said that friendship was today’s American idol. We are familiar with the television show, but Mark is describing something else. What? Dictionary.com describes an idol as “any person or thing regarded with blind admiration, … Continue reading

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The Faintness of Our Desire

Meister Eckhart, a thirteenth-fourteenth century philosopher, theologian, and mystic said, “The reason we are not able to see God is the faintness of our desire.”  Lent, the forty days prior to Easter, is an opportunity to fan the flames of … Continue reading

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Are we alone in the universe?

The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute’s Jill Tarter is using a growing array of radio telescopes to listen for patterns that may be a sign of intelligence elsewhere in the universe.  She has devoted her entire career to the hunt … Continue reading

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Determine your direction

Everyone worships something.  Some worship their job, others worship their looks.  Money, pleasure, and possessions are put on the pedestal of worship by some, while others worship a movie or TV star; they even call them their “idol.”  Some of … Continue reading

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