Twenty-First Century Spirituality and Religion
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Article: Can we stop the decline in mainstream churches by focusing on relevance?
Forgiving ourselves is hard.
Are your children susceptible?
The moments when we see certain things clearly.
The balance between justice and censorship is colliding in the US, with other interests interfering.
Feeling safe during crisis.
Opportunities in this crisis.
Do we dare talk about it?
How do we know which one is true?
Can we do it?
How do we know?
Do we make laws that hurt people?
Do we screw up our children?
Do these even exist?
For God, All Things Are Possible
A lot, but not much.
What if Satan had a plan? - A historically accurate little tale
Is the world worse? How would we know?
Why, Daddy, why?
The soul of a nation
Full Ten part series on how to recognize propaganda.
In this season of thankfulness and goodwill, do we really have to say thanks?
Puzzled by the debate over anti-biotic hand washes and preventing diseases? Relevant information here.
Running for the Presidency:
When doubt overcomes faith
Really? Note to Pastor Terry Jones on true religion.
What do we see in vampires - they don't brush their teeth.
Is it right?
Spiritual or Religious?
Birth pains of a new century:
Intercession - speaking directly to God, or not?
Article: I have been studying communications and communicating professionally since the 1960s. In this short article, learn from my experience: .
Are Christians followers of the Law?
Is There A Hell?
Part 5: Sin and the Church of the Future
Part 4: Sexual Morality?
Part 3: Are All Sins Equal?
Part 2: What Is a sin?
What Is this "sin" thing? Part 1:
The Woman at the Well:
Freedom in Christ: This short series covers the legalistic beliefs of the 41% who are waiting for the Apocalypse, and who believe the world is getting worse and deserves to die, the influence and damage this is causing, and what it means to be free in Christ.
Spiritual Growth series Part 5A: My spiritual journey part 1.
Spiritual Growth series Part 4: What is a spiritual journey about?
Spiritual Growth series Part 3B: The mature walk of faith that developed as the Apostles had more experience.
Spiritual Growth series Part 3: The development of spirituality and religion in the New Testament tells us much about communicating with God. Love becomes prominent in our hearts, which is the beginning of growth. We continue following the Great Commandment of love, which is the journey and the fulfillment.
Spiritual Growth 2 series. The Law of God becomes prominent in our hearts, which is the beginning of growth. We follow the Great Commandment of love, which is the journey and the fulfillment.
Spiritual Growth series.
Modern Prophecy Fourth in a series on prophecy.
The Apocalypse Third in a series on prophecy.
The Great and Terrible Day of the Lord Second in a series on prophecy.
The Prophetic Pattern First in a series on prophecy.
Lectionary: February 15, 2010 - Isaiah 58:1-12
Lectionary Mark 11 and 12:
Lectionary Mark 10: 35-45:
Lectionary Mark 9: 38-50: As a leader or follower, are you worth your salt?
What is this thing called sin? Is it the same today as in 1200 BCE? Are all sins equal? Sexual morality. Sin and the future of the church.
What is the Bible about? Politics? Economics? What? What? What?
Transitioning: Five-part series explores coping with and embracing change. Includes why changes are normal but difficult, the courage to change, staying oriented, rediscovering ourselves, and rearchitecting our lives.
Freedom in Christ: Trapped by apocalypse and Rapture?
Spiritual Growth series: This series is well researched and looks at many aspects of spiritual growth from the point of view of faith. Topics include: Are spiritual and religious different? What is a spiritual journey? Are there signs of maturity and stages of growth? Spiritual development in Ancient Judaism. Spiritual development among the disciples. Discerning the path. My personal spiritual journey. Moral, Ethical, Legal - If it's legal, is it right?
Prophecy series: Seven secrets others don't tell you. This series is well researched and looks at many aspects of prophecy from the point of view of faith. Prophecy is explored in its cultural, historical, and eschatological context. Topics include: What does prophecy mean? What is the Great and Terrible Day of the Lord about? What does apocalyptic "trembling in our boots" prophecy mean? What does modern prophecy mean? What are our defining issues today, and can our values save us?
Series are excellent for group discussion.
The Bible and Religion in Context series Five-parts. Religion can become about being an institution or about what we want as individuals. For those who have their own agenda when reading the Bible, perception is the path to insanity and ruin. Before drilling down into the nitty gritty details of religion and doctrine, we need a good grounding in the nature of God. We can start with, “God is love.” We have to prove the truth of the way God has shown us is right and other ways are wrong. We learn from both. The really important thing to believe is that love is the right way. God breathes life into the words as we read.
What Does God Ask Of Us? Six-part series explores if God needs anything from us. The prophets tell us what God wants us to do. Jesus demonstrates God’s love that we’re to show others. The Apostles tell us explicitly what love is and isn’t. God loves us more than we can imagine.
Meaning and Purpose series – What is meaning? Six-part series explores what we find meaningful in our lives, how to guard against illusions and false gods, how to feel deserving, how to find purpose, and how to reinvent ourselves after change.
Working with new generations (Gen Z). Fourteen-part series explores 2000 years of endless change, church eras, the need for change, seven parts on LGBTQIA+, era of conscience and reassessment.
False Religion, True Religion. Eleven-part series on worshiping in spirit and in truth, and things that divert us from our path such as a focus on money and power, End Times prophecy, and how two churches spoken about in Revelation got distracted.
Don’t worry, be happy. Nine-part series explores things that make us unhappy, such as change, things that make us happy, and how to stay on top.
Why Pray? Series. Eleven-part series explores: What is prayer and who can use it?” (everyone). Unrealistic expectations. And criticism – can it be subjected to scientific studies and philosophical inquiries?
New Generations Walk with Jesus: The missions in a changing world. How do you minister to new generations who won’t step foot in a church because they can’t satisfy their spiritual needs there? You understand their needs and respond to those. This book by the author is available on Amazon in both print and ebook.
Author's Books - Nonfiction
New Generations Walk With Jesus How to minister to new generations age 15 to 30 (ebook, Kindle, Paperback)
The Prophetic Pattern. Guide to ancient prophecy - are we all going to die any day now?
Christian plays. and Childrens sermons.
How To Write A Screenplay Free.
Appease The Volcano. Nature of God - What Does God ask of us. The development of religion.
Death By Christmas
Total Immersion New Adult. Romantic Comedy. Mature themes. Romance strikeout compels a man to fully immerse himself in a 3D environment.
Service and Aid Opportunities
"By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.” - John 13:35 (NASB)
Youth Service Projects
Build Homes for Others
Religion sponsored missions
Peace and Conflict Resolution
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