What do you look for in a church? Are you happy with a church because the location is convenient, the people are nice, and the service simply makes you feel good? Or, do you expect more from your church? Continue reading Tips To Find The Best Churches In Sussex County NJ: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
“Now,” before anyone gets their shorts in a not about me using a Baptist Pastor’s name in this blog post; it should be noted that I am merely expressing my point of view about a short discussion the man had with us during an informal service he did one Sunday evening back in October, 2015. I do not remember exactly which Sunday evening service it was during that month. However, the comments made struck me as rather strange and not just because they were about the possible existence of aliens. Continue reading Alien’s From One Christian Church Pastor’s Point Of View: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
I use crystals and stones like Hematite for assisting me with my “focus only” during meditation. They are not objects I pray to. They are simply objects that I fixate on mentally; more or less praying through when I’m having one of those days when squirrels are most likely to lead my mind a stray. Continue reading 12 Stones Of The Bible And The Stones Of Christianity In General: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
While listening to an audio given to me for Christmas back in 2014; my immediate thought when I heard someone make the statement that, “There is no way to prove that God exists,” was, “this is correct Via science’s usual definition of proof!” But then a split second later it dawned on me that, “There is a way to prove that God exists!” It’s through the same methodology that many things about human behavior have been discovered, “Observation!” Continue reading How To Prove That God Exists: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
So you’re a church that is looking for cheap software, grants and other stuff to help you along in all of your non-profitness as you glorify the Lord. Biblically speaking, “Is that really a good idea?” Continue reading Software, Grants And Tax Exemptions For Non Profit Churches: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
The first amendment of the United States Constitution tells us, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” I thought about this a lot after a young man stopped by my apartment and asked, “Is my church separated from the state under law?” Continue reading Truthful Facts About Separation Of Church And State In America: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
Since the end of May 2016 I had the sense that it was time to think about looking for a new church. Then the series of dreams started around June 12, 2016 and I figured I’d need to do something soon before these dreams became full blown nightmares. Finally; starting on Sunday, June 19, 2016 I sprang into action. But not before I noticed something strange on the internet regarding churches in Sussex County NJ, “First.” Continue reading Just When A Christian Blogger Is Wanted: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
During April 2016 I was shown a copy of a local Newton NJ church’s proposed bylaw changes. The churches intention in changing their bylaws seemed “to me” to be to legally protect themselves against the LGBT community should the church be placed in a position of refusing to perform Same Sex Marriages. Continue reading Newton NJ Church’s Change To bylaws regarding Same Sex Marriage: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
On Wednesday, April 20, 2016; my friend and member of Newton NJ’s First Baptist Church, Marilyn Schwartz, read a letter in the New Jersey Herald which criticized the Catholic Church for their stand on LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) issues, same-sex marriage, and women in the priesthood. So, even though Marilyn is not Catholic she wrote her own letter to the editor of the New Jersey Herald. In this letter Ms. Schwartz expressed the hope that the letter author and the Protestant churches of God (Catholic included) stand fast for a few very important reasons. Continue reading Why Catholic Church Should Not Alter Policies: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
Although the TV series, “Medium,” starring Patricia Arquette and Jake Weber, is based on Allison DuBois, a real life medium; did you know that the real honest to goodness psychics in the world don’t let you know that they are, “Psychic?” They don’t ask for credit cards or draw paychecks; personally profiting from their gifts. They don’t call tip lines to tell law enforcement stuff that they themselves haven’t vetted. They don’t waste people’s time by telling them about a future that will not happen. Continue reading Wine And Spirits At Lake Mohawk NJ Plus General Psychic Facts: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
What if you died tonight, suddenly finding yourself standing before God, and He asked you, “Why should I let you into heaven?” What kind of answer would you give him? Continue reading If God Asks Us If We Should Go To Heaven After Death: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
After taking a good hard look at what my feelings are on the matter of Same Sex Marriages, along with Sexual Reassignments and Homosexuality in general; my conclusion may come as a bit of a shock to you. “True!” I would like to say that I’m an accepting soul. However, I guess you could say that my once running into a person who, “I used to know when she was a guy,” was the final straw for me. Continue reading Same Sex Marriage And General Homosexuality In Sussex County NJ: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
When you hear in the news that a child sued their parents for college tuition money “and won” what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Do you immediately become outraged; thinking the kid is just some spoiled little brat thinking they deserve everything handed to them on a silver platter? Or, do you stop and ask, “What happened behind closed doors to drive that child to reach such a point in their lives?” Continue reading God’s Part In NJ’s Caitlyn Ricci Tuition Lawsuit: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.
Every year it would seem that I failed to do it. “Yup!” Each year I try to figure out how to erase November and December from my Calendar without creating a disturbance in the Time Continuum., As a consequence, whether I like it or not, I find myself just having to ride the holidays out, annually. Continue reading What God Says About Family Values During Newton NJ Holidays: Spirituality: Reflections From God’s Unbroken Creation.