One section of the Church universal is convinced, to varying degrees, that God will do whatever we ask Him to do. All we need is the faith to get it done. Moving the mountain, said Jesus, can be done if only we have the faith to do it, and so, by extrapolation, these Christians are … Continue reading MOVING THE RIGHT MOUNTAINS
The efforts of mankind in and out of "religion" are aimed at shrinking God to a manageable size, so that he's no longer God but "a" god, and only one of many... THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING GOD Even in the professing Christian world there are many individuals and organizations claiming to represent him who want the … Continue reading BIG GOD LITTLE GOD
Whether you think we were designed and created, or that we evolved from non-life and then lower forms of life, you believe in miracles. Either way, it's not something that happens every day: have you seen either one occur? A miracle is defined as it is because it's so unnatural in terms of normal every day events … Continue reading EVERYONE HAS FAITH!
Unbelievers scoff at miracles recorded in the Bible. God “...doesn't have a magic wand”, as one extremely well-known church leader recently put it. One reason they don't believe in miracles is that they can't do them... (Healing the Paralytic at Bethesda, by Palma Giovane, 1591) Moses could not have crossed the Red Sea, they will say: it must … Continue reading BELIEVING IN MIRACLES