Upon conversion the believer begins his or her walk of faith in the self-assurance that God's operation in his life will be predictable, safe, and subject to certain human standards. The opposite is true... Before someone out there burns me at the stake for making such a heretical statement, I want to declare that after decades of living under my own profession of faith, I still believe … Continue reading THE UNTAMEABLE GOD
Tag: God’s will for your life
THE ANTIDOTE TO BOREDOM
Many of us fail to live our lives to the full. Countless people reach old age wishing they had done things differently, and that they had made more of their time on earth... Here's the second half of my rant on the subject of boredom. It's the biggest half (joke). I wrote in the shortest half … Continue reading THE ANTIDOTE TO BOREDOM
TAKING THE PLUNGE WITHOUT REGRETS
I saw a sign which read: "IN THE END WE REGRET THE CHANCES WE DIDN'T TAKE" Am I being over-cautious by weighing this statement before taking it to heart? Is it really a good idea to jump at every opportunity? I can easily recall many occasions when I've taken the plunge and regretted it, sometimes … Continue reading TAKING THE PLUNGE WITHOUT REGRETS
WHAT IS GOD’S WILL FOR YOUR LIFE – REALLY?
In the list of the top ten things Christian ministers say which I would argue with is this one: “God has a wonderful plan for your life”. Here are a few more: “Satan always attacks you at your weakest point” (I’ve disproved that one); “God wants you to be successful” (I disproved that one too); … Continue reading WHAT IS GOD’S WILL FOR YOUR LIFE – REALLY?