Tag Archives: Salvation

The Clear Mind: Dissolving Regret, Guilt and Shame

The Clear Mind In our members there is a slumbering inclination toward desire, which is both sudden and fierce. With irresistible power desire seizes mastery … a secret, smouldering fire is kindled…. At this moment God is quite unreal to us, … Continue reading

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A Timeless Spirit on Death’s Waiting List

On Death’s Waiting List Among us there is commonly a mistaken way of looking at death…. If it is understood as the end of everything, death frightens us, it terrifies us, it becomes a threat that shatters every dream, every … Continue reading

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Healing in a Divine Reality: Faith as a Factor in Health

Healing in a Divine Reality  No eye has seen, no ear has heard, and no mind has imagined what God has prepared for those who love him. [1 Corinthians 2:9]. The physical senses through  which we perceive the world are … Continue reading

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Getting into Heaven — Through the Needle’s Eye

Getting into Heaven Then said Jesus unto his disciples, Verily I say unto you, That a rich man shall hardly enter into the kingdom of heaven. And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through … Continue reading

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Mercy: God’s Greatest Gift to Mankind

Mercy of God The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy . . . For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him. As far … Continue reading

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Numbing Our Conscience: Hypocrisy @ Home & Work (1/2)

Hypocrisy and Our Conscience It is ironic to me that perhaps no religion has produced more hypocrites than Christianity. It is also painful to me — there is so much hypocrisy in me. It is both convicting and comforting that … Continue reading

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Fasting Works: How to Put Faith into Action

Fasting Works Do you fast? Prove it by doing good works. If you see someone in need, take pity on them. If you see a friend being honored, don’t get jealous of him. For a true fast, you cannot fast … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy in Spiritual Disguise: Pride of the Humble

  Hypocrisy in Spiritual Disguise Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward. … Continue reading

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Waiting in Line @ the Door of Repentance

The Door of Repentance Oh, it is sad for a poor Christian to stand at the door of the promise, in the dark night of affliction, afraid to draw the latch, whereas he should then come boldly for shelter as … Continue reading

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Trust & Spiritual Healing: Safety Net of Divine Reality

Spiritual Healing Strive to be as a little child who, while its mother holds its hand, goes on fearlessly, and is not disturbed because it stumbles and trips in its weakness. So long as God holds you up by the … Continue reading

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