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March 2011 Archives

Jesus wept.  It’s the shortest verse in the Bible.  The thing is, Jesus wept more than once. The first time Christ cried was at the death of his friend Lazarus. “Jesus wept.  Then the Jews said, ‘See how he loved […]

Knowing Jesus By Heart: Imitation (Pastor Robert Gelinas) from Colorado Community Church on Vimeo.

I believe in God.   I’ve given my life to him and hope, pray and work so that others will too.  That said, in the new book that I’m writing, there is a section with my best argument against the […]

As I’ve told you about in the past (see here and here), I’m starting a new venture called,  The Sankofa Institute   a one-of-a-kind Christian Institute for African-American leaders The institute began taking applications in January and is now full. […]

Knowing Jesus By Heart: Part 1 (Pastor Robert Gelinas) from Colorado Community Church on Vimeo.

It’s not so funny in real life.   A womanizing bachelor with deep psychological issues makes for a good sitcom but a sobering reality show.  For years we have made the shenanigans of Two and a Half Men’s, pleasure seeking […]

I‘m currently working on a new writing project.  Here’s an excerpt:

“If I told you you were going with me tonight to hear someone who has practiced the trumpet for thirty years, what would you expect?  Your hopes would be high, and you would anticipate hearing someone whose skills were highly […]

“O God, I know that if I do not love You with all my heart, with all my mind, with all my soul and with all my strength, I shall love something else with all my heart and mind and […]