Tag Archives: Life Questions

The pastor: Understanding society and Emmanuel.

Last night I submitted the last assignment required to complete the ‘Sociology of Christian Community and Practice subject.’ The paper was an analysis a church with a membership over 200 people – with the clause that it couldn’t be our … Continue reading

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“Why?”

Its easy to ask “Why?” in the hard times of life. But have you ever stopped and thought that if we ask “Why?” in the hard times; we also have a responsibility to ask “Why?” in the good times?

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Saving Face or Faith?

I believe the time has come for the church and its members to do a lot of deep soul searching into the realm of ‘Face’ or ‘Faith.’ Face portrays to the world that all is well in my world.. Faith … Continue reading

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Researchers discover link between abortion and mental illness.

The Daily Telegraph published a must read  article regarding research which was published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. I have been saddened by the stories people have shared as they pour out their inner pain from having had an … Continue reading

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God’s will.

One of the biggest questions I hear in Christian circles is that of what is God’s will for my life. What is God’s plans and purposes for my life. God what do you want me to do? And these questions … Continue reading

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Is it a question of inability, lack, or in reality; unwillingness?

Dan was reflecting on Psalm 23 in his Lenten journey, writing about the times we go through dark valleys…  reading it and reflecting on my own life caused me to turn to the Psalm myself this morning and I the … Continue reading

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Does your faith have room for doubt and pessimism?

This is a copy of a post; which I wrote for Unsettled Christianity. I am currently studying Wisdom Literature – Proverbs, Psalms, Job, Song of Songs, Ecclesiastes and even  Sirach and been loving it. We often do these books and … Continue reading

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What’s the point! Is life meaningless?

I have chosen Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 as the passage to exegete as part of my current studies and these are a few of my rambling thoughts on the passage. 2 “Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless.” You … Continue reading

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