Angels & Demons
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There are many bible stories that testify of God’s unfailing love. It is evident as He ministers to the lost, heals the sick, raises the dead, and comforts the brokenhearted. It is revealed in the manifestation of His promises to the children of Israel, King David, and to the Disciples. Your life in Him, these stories, and many others confirming His love, will forever remain the roadmap to ...
Embracing the gifts as they come flooding in and through is your job in a practice of LOVE. Whatever happens, whatever comes your way, you are relaxing into an understanding that everything has its charm. It’s appeal. Everything moves to a rhythm. A rhythm of life. A rhythm of acceptance. A dark inscrutable workmanship that is always at play as Wordsworth wrote those discordant elements be ...
Hamid Karzai recently called the brave and selfless members of the United States military ‘demons’ who were guilty of perhaps ‘500’ atrocities against the people of the Afghanistan. One would have thought that the American Commander-in-Chief would swiftly denounce this stunning act of ingratitude by reminding him that nearly 2000 American troops have given their lives for the freedom of the Afgha ...
[caption id="attachment_1346" align="alignleft" width="193" caption="Shane Claiborne is a founding member of The Simple Way."] [/caption] Author and activist Shane Claiborne has recently proposed an "exorcism" of Wall Street (as opposed to an occupation). Claiborne takes the story of Jesus' exorcism of the demon-possessed man, "Legion," as biblical precedent for the idea. What do you think- ...
"It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell." - Buddha Greetings Tushkateers!!! I received an email early this morning giving me the head's up that there are but a short 47 days till we ring in the New Year. Holy CowGirl Tushkateers, you could have knocked me over ...
Nearly every faith I've explored so far this year has them: Creatures that often straddle the spiritual and physical realms of reality. In some cases, they remain exclusively in the spiritual world, never to be seen by humans. In others, they are as real and present in our visible world as we are. Still some enjoy a dual citizenship across worlds. I've heard names such as angels, demons, fravashi ...
[caption id="attachment_670" align="alignleft" width="487" caption="The Archangel Michael"] [/caption] Is it foolish to ask God to send His angels to protect the persecuted? Back in the 1950s, an American missionary and his wife accepted an assignment where two missionaries had been killed by tribemen – not the most encouraging prospect for the newly arrived husband-wife team. They said a ...
In this clip from the upcoming Ron Howard film, a priest talks about the war the Catholic Church is fighting with the Illuminati and how "science and religion are not enemies."
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