Spiritual Heights

Scripture Resource Passage: John 12 Note: today’s post is a smidgen long. I trust you will find the time invested profitable. Thank you for reading. An Opportunity, a Himalayan height of spiritual challenge appears. Jesus asserts: “Anyone who loves their life will lose it, while anyone who hates their life in this world will keepContinue reading “Spiritual Heights”

The Imperfect Disciple

March 3, 2021 Imperfection’s Discontent; Limited Happiness Some have asked, “What’s going to included in this new series?” Thanks for asking. A sample: What intensity of happiness can disciples expect? A puzzle piece waiting to be found? Is this a question of the degree? To such questions the Imperfect Disciple replies: disciple’s find a pulsingContinue reading “The Imperfect Disciple”

Justice During the Election

Coming Friday, February 24, 2021 Continuing to investigate a disciple’s work during an election this post centers in the reality that occurred during the fall of 2020 with the USA presidential race as the background. I look forward to hearing your responses. Those of you outside the USA have a voice in this issue asContinue reading “Justice During the Election”

Justice, Every Morning

February 19, 2021 Scripture Resource Passages: Jeremiah 9 & Matthew 5 Jesus instructs disciples: “Blessed are the poor in spirit for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:3); and so the teaching began.  Our Common Heritage Disciples of Jesus are people who having looked at God, notice the distinction. We are aware and confrontedContinue reading “Justice, Every Morning”

The Imperfect Disciple

February 18, 2021 This collection is a series of occasional posts. Anticipated inaugural post scheduled for Easter weekend, April 4, 2021. Moving through the articles will encourage spiritual discovery focusing on the incompleteness of following Christ. This color-banner and photo will be in use throughout 2021, distinguishing TID posts from the weekly Friday pages. GraceContinue reading “The Imperfect Disciple”

Christian Spirituality and Justice

February 12, 2021 Scripture Resource Passages: Isaiah 1 and Psalm 82 George made the assertion, Marjorie hesitated. He said, “I believe justice resides at the very heart of life. It’s as much a part of our world as earth, air, fire and water.”             Marjorie replied, “If that’s true, then justice is part of God’s workContinue reading “Christian Spirituality and Justice”