Hell No!

Heaven and Hell are not Christian inventions!  “Heaven and Hell” are not mentioned in the Hebrew Scriptures which Christians call the Old Testament.  Heaven and Hell are a product of Hellenization.  Hellenization consisted of the dominate Greek Empire and culture,...

Krishna’s Dictum

The upside of the Flu was quiet time.  No TV, no computer, light classical music, books, articles, my thoughts and meditation. One of the articles I read mentioned, “Krishna’s Dictum”, a saying from about 5000 years ago.  It’s safe to say that the Dictum has stood the...

Cultivating the Beginners Mind

We get the idea of “The Beginner’s Mind” from Zen Buddhism, which maintains that many of our preconceived notions and judgements can be overcome if we cultivate the “Beginner’s Mind”.  A beginners mind could be very helpful when listening to a spouse or coworker. ...

Wine and Whips!

You missed church on Sunday…we were closed for the big storm that wasn’t…it was miserable Saturday and Sunday, that’s for sure. So what do you do with a sermon that was never preached? We didn’t have worship on Sunday morning, maybe it was supposed to be that way,...