Meeting God

Why Meeting God Is Hard For Christians

A young girl was drawing a picture when a teacher leaned over her shoulder and asked what she was drawing. “God” was the reply. “No one knows what God looks like” said the teacher. “They will in a minute” replied the girl. You may be familiar with that stor...
Convictions

Convictions: The Road To Influence

My teacher once asked our class how lead singer of U2, Bono, had become so influential while his voice was less than average. We couldn't answer. I love U2 and I love Bono's voice, but he isn't exactly Sarah McLauchlan or Eva Cassidy. The answer our teacher...
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Psychological Trauma: Shocking But True

Psychological Trauma is a medical condition caused by an emotionally overwhelming realisation. The death of a friend or physical accident. Medical professionals have discovered one trait that is common in all Psychological Trauma cases: the realisation of t...
Animals

Do Animals go to Heaven?

Heaven is for people right? If you grew up in church you were probably taught that animals don’t go to heaven. But wait! Is that really true? Do animals go to heaven? Recently I asked a few friends what they thought. As expected, those who came from protest...

God, Polygamy and Murder

Why did God command Israel to kill villages of men, women and children? Why permit Polygamy? There are passages in the Bible that confused me for years. Simply explained; God was working in the culture of the day. Imagine a world with no police, no healt...
Walking in Memphis Marc Cohn

Walking in Memphis: Marc Cohn

Marc Cohn is best known for his hit song Walking In Memphis. It was released back in the early 90’s. While Cher covered Walking in Memphis a few years later with minor change to the lyrics, her copy falls far short from Cohns original, in my opinion. I susp...