Tag Archives: transformation

Why the Devil cleverly promotes love

Once upon a time the Devil was happily lying in a lounge chair trying to darken his tan from all the flames around him. Suddenly, one of his most trustworthy henchmen approached him in an absolute panic. “Lucifer! Lucifer!” cried … Continue reading

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A panel discussion on Salvation

Moderator: I would like to welcome you all to this panel discussion on a topic that has eternal significance for all of us—Salvation. Today we are fortunate to have as our guest panelists a church minister, a psychologist and a … Continue reading

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Space aliens discover a major flaw in the psyche of earth-beings!

Not long ago, an exploratory spacecraft originating from a planet of a distant solar system entered into the earth’s atmosphere. The mission of these brave alien scientists was to discover why the biped earth-humans were causing such a disharmony within … Continue reading

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The Lord God is a potter, but don’t forget the kiln!

I will make this post short since it touches on an uncomfortable part of an otherwise glorious process. In Sacred Scripture we find several references to God being compared to a potter. This is to be understood as a metaphor … Continue reading

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Jacob and Esau provide a profound lesson for today’s psychologists (and theologians!)

The authority and inerrancy of the Holy Bible has come under a new kind of challenge in the post-modern world. This challenge comes not just from atheists but also from a new crop of Christian theologians who no longer identify … Continue reading

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The Christmas Miracle is a can of worms

Many Christian ministers find the Christmas season particularly challenging. Not only is Christmas under attack by a secular movement that is gaining a more politically powerful voice, just as bad, church congregations are caught up in the commercialism of the … Continue reading

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Larry the Lunatic

Once upon a time there lived a young man named Larry. He was like most people who wished that human beings would treat each other better in the world. But he was also different from most people in that he … Continue reading

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Mountain Climbing with God

If you have been a regular reader of my blog then you know that I have had some “energetic” discussions with traditional Christians. These debates centered around whether or not God’s Holy Word contains deeper meanings within the literal sense … Continue reading

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The Caterpillar and the Praying Mantis

Once upon a time there was a very fuzzy, very hungry caterpillar. His name was Carl. He loved to eat and eat leaves all day long. One day, after stuffing his belly so full of leaves from the garden that … Continue reading

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How Harry the Snake Became God’s Favorite Pet

This short story is dedicated to St. Patrick’s Day and the saint who chased all the snakes out of Ireland. Perhaps there was a better solution. One morning, a snake named Harry woke up in a most depressed state of … Continue reading

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