Tag Archives: Wisdom

Sick, twisted, made up

The last few chapters of Matthew spell out how God put His Son to death. We are reminded how He was mocked, tortured, and hung on that Roman tree of torture. The cross doesn’t symbolise anything to me but torture. … Continue reading

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Have I sinned wilfully?

That’s my question tonight. Look what it says in Hebrews 10: Hold Fast Your Confession 19 Therefore, brethren, having boldness to enter the Holiest by the blood of Jesus, 20 by a new and living way which He consecrated for us, through … Continue reading

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Sorry, not interested

There are those who sadly, get caught up in all sorts of weird beliefs. I was asked, (advised?) to research one of these beliefs only this morning. Paul: “And I, when I came to you, brothers,[a] did not come proclaiming … Continue reading

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Why would anyone eventually give up hope?

Imagine it. Every so often, you get the local parish magazine delivered through your door. You notice now that there’s a particular group who write for every edition. The latest news was something I’ve already lived with, for which I’m … Continue reading

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And now, the end is near…

Matthew 24:3“Tell us, when will these things be? And what will be the sign of Your coming, and of the end of the age?” 4 And Jesus answered and said to them: “Take heed that no one deceives you. 5 … Continue reading

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Don’t believe the hype

Yesterday, I put this up in my FB newsfeed: Somebody came in and said: “The storm’s a brewin’” Look, I’m about sick to death now of strange beliefs and people looking for the “end times” as if it had been … Continue reading

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And because of the abundance of evil, many hearts will grow cold

True to itself; the Bible spells out what will happen as people see the world degenerate into worse and worse evil. I’m already affected, and know that I’m slowly proving the above Scripture (in the title of this post) to … Continue reading

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