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Our memory is like a jungle, forest or wilderness

Everything we sense in the outer, physical world can become data for our mental function of memory. This data first produces a “jungle” of ideas. But brain data doesn’t just create a jungle of the mind. As we mature we … Continue reading

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The Swedenborgian Church (like Jesus) has an inner circle

On this particular Sunday morning, a Swedenborgian minister gave his congregation a sermon about the stages of spiritual growth. He told them that the first stage lasts roughly from birth to the age of five years old. This is a … Continue reading

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Faith or Good Works?

There has been a long, ongoing battle between Christians as to whether one is saved by faith alone or with the augmentation of good works. Something as important as eternal salvation needs resolution. An effective means for throwing light on … Continue reading

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The Seed and the Idea

Once upon a time there was a seed. It was an apple seed. It had landed on the ground last summer when the apple it was in fell from a branch high up on the apple tree. Over winter, a … Continue reading

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