The Spiritual Peril of Judging others.

A legend is told of how Moses once heard a shepherd praying, “O God, show me where you are that I may become your servant. I will clean your shoes, and comb your hair,...

Adam and Eve; A figurative perspective.

As I was studying the first few chapters of the book of Genesis once again, I had a different realization from what's popular in the Christian community. The story of what happened in the garden...

We are nothing without God.

"We are nothing without God" is a widely used statement in most Christian circles, and I found myself pondering on this. Why do we say that we are nothing without God? From what specific...

Enlightenment is the Key

I must apologize before I start that this would sound preachy. I don’t like preaching because it entails making conclusions about a subject matter and I believe that we know in part and thereby...

The Concept of Trinity (2)

I sat down pondering on the concept of Trinity in Christianity. Some denominations in Christianity do not believe in the concept of Holy Trinity while the vast majority of Christians believe in the notion...

The Concept of Trinity (1)

The Old Testament constantly insists that there is only one God, the self-revealed Creator, who must be worshiped and loved exclusively (Deut. 6:4-5; Isa. 44:6– 45:25). The New Testament agrees (Mark 12:29-30; 1 Cor....

Those Pioneer Days

Back in the pioneer days, if a man missed a stagecoach, he just shrugged his shoulders and said, “So what? Another one will be along in a couple of weeks.” Now, if a man...

Two Dimensions of Prayer.

A lot has been written about prayer as it pertains to its types and forms. The purpose of my writing isn’t to talk about these forms but to go right to its foundation and...

Wining by refusing to play the game.

As I sat down on my desk thinking about the circumstances of a dear friend, I remembered something that happened to me in the university and found the answer to a question we all...

What does it mean to be humble?

Geniuses are gifts to the human race and they occur once in a blue moon. Among them is Einstein. Einstein is widely respected in educational circles and intelligence and smartness have been equated to...