“Do you like Jesus, but hate the church?” I saw a sign that said this on a booth during Downtown Lee’s Summit. The idea was to elicit comments, many of which were video recorded for later reference. During a lull in the street traffic I asked the lady in the booth what kind of response she was getting.
How can you tell whether a friend is really a friend or just someone who pretends to be a friend for personal advantage? Short answer: sometimes you can’t.
Western Civilization is indebted to the Greeks for their advances in mathematics, philosophy, and science. We’re also indebted to them for their development of logic. But as with all good tools, they can become an end in themselves as opposed to a means to an end, the end in this case being a matter of reaching the truth.
Two days of professional education seminars, and my head was NOT spinning! Some speakers were good, and some were not so good, but I noticed a thing or two about the more effective presentations.
Much of Jesus’ ministry was about healing. Lepers, demoniacs, paraplegics, blind, speechless, and more received his healing touch. Sometimes he healed in private and other times among throngs of people.
at the finish line
Men and women are different. If you haven’t figured that out, you’re in for a shock! John Gray, writes in his popular book, Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus: