From Myths to Reality

We ought not to think that the Divine Nature is like gold or silver or stone, an image formed by the art and thought of man.  Acts 17:29

Fickleness of Crowds, Keep Moving.

They began calling Barnabas, Zeus, and Paul Hermes… the priest of Zeus brought oxen and garlands to the gates and wanted to offer sacrifice to them with the crowds.  Acts 14:12, 13

Story worth telling.

“We always have to ask ourselves whether the level of risk is worth the story.”  Marie Covin, Journalist killed in Syria

Don’t call any man unclean.

     Peter sees a canvas sheet let down from heaven, filled with unclean animals.  A voice from heaven commands Peter to kill and eat.  Peter refuses, objecting, “I have never eaten anything impure or unclean!”

I’ll send you to Egypt.

I have certainly seen the oppression of My people in Egypt, and have heard their groans, and I have come down to deliver them; come now, and I will send you to Egypt.  Acts 7:34

Quotes: Mentalist

Dr. Stutzer:  Your soul is electricity. The essence of your being is a series of rapid electrical impulses. Morality is a binary switch system… – Mentalist, 1st Season, Episode 10: Red Brick and Ivy

Acts, where it all began

  Acts portrays the swift expansion of the Christian faith as it reaches out beyond the tiny district of Judea to the borders of the great Roman Empire.  Acts gives us insight into the growing awareness that Christianity is a… (READ MORE)

Do you love me more than these?

“Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?”  He said to Him, “Yes, Lord; You know that I love you.”  He said to him, “Tend My lambs.”  John 21:15

Why are you weeping?

Reach here your finger, and see my hands; and reach here your hand, and put it into my side; and be not unbelieving, but believing.  John 20:27

Death toll in Syria – 8,000

Along with a cousin, a daughter mourns her father, who was tortured to death by regime militias ib al-Qsair, near the city of Homs, Feb. 14, 2012   By Shadi Hamid Time March 12, 2012

Brass Verdict – by Michael Connelly

”Everybody lies,” announces Mickey Haller, the narrator of Michael Connelly’s legal thriller, The Brass Verdict. ”Cops lie. Lawyers lie. Witnesses lie. The victims lie. A trial is a contest of lies.”