The kingdom of heaven is like unto a treasure hidden in the field. Mat 13:44 One of the big questions of faith, especially Christian faith is the question why God has not left us with more evidence for his existence. I can hear my fundamentalist friends react immediately, enumerating all the miracles they have experienced…

But because I, ADONAI, do not change, you sons of Ya’akov will not be destroyed. Malachi 3:6 The word used to express the idea of not changing is sanah, which can mean to change, but often is used to say especially to change one’s attitude or character. We can argue both ways about which connotation…

In God I am created and liveIn God we find family and healIn God I discover power and conquerIn God we obtain community and submitIn God I explore individuality and succeedIn God we encounter grace and share In God I unearth creativity and becomeIn God we recover oneness and I am

Born againconnotations fly highof repentance and guiltof freedom and shame Born againwhom he sets freeis free indeedI am told Born againmust mean much morethan turning from sinaccepting his grace Born againdoes one single decisionmake a new creationthat looks so familiar? Born againtranslated so wrongconfused us so longbewitched us enough My origin in Godhow much deeper…

Jesus said, “My I-am-ness [mirrored in you] is your way; this is your truth and also your life! Every single person is now brought face to face with the Father entirely because of my doing.” John 14:6 MIR When Moses asked God at the burning bush about his name, God answered: “I am”. This name…

Jesus said, “My I-am-ness [mirrored in you] is your way; this is your truth and also your life! Every single person is now brought face to face with the Father entirely because of my doing.” John 14:6 MIR What is truth? This question put forth by Pilate echoes through the ages. In other installments I…