Friday, 24 February 2012 00:00
In many Native American cultures, young adults participate in what is called a Vision Quest. When they are ready, youth go on a personal, spiritual quest alone in the wilderness, to become attuned with the spirit world and to discover their direction in life.
Friday, 17 February 2012 00:00
I have two primary enemies of faith in my life. One is the past. The other is the future. I tend to obsess about both.
Friday, 10 February 2012 00:00
Have you ever experienced something so wonderful that you couldn’t stop talking about it? Most of us have this experience at some point in our lives — hopefully very frequently. We fall in love and can’t stop talking about it. We have children and can’t stop talking about them. We get a new job and can’t hide our excitement.
Friday, 03 February 2012 00:00
The word "preach" isn't a very popular one. Most people, I think it's safe to say, don't like the idea of being preached to. It has the connotation of being told what to do by someone who thinks they know better than you.
Friday, 27 January 2012 00:00
We know that Jesus did many things in the course of his ministry that astonished people. He healed the sick, gave sight to the blind, turned water into wine, and even raised Lazarus from the dead. It's no wonder that people were drawn to him since he performed such works of wonder. Were they interested in his special powers or the message behind those powers?