Tag Archives: the Jesus Creed

Drummer is Wired for God

We’re heading deeper into the woods toward a drum circle – something I’ve never done before. Darkness swallows our flashlight beams. The path feels spongy with moss and fallen leaves. The sweet musty aroma of decay wafts on the chilly … Continue reading

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Head trash galore

In response to a discussion question, one of my Journey w/ Jesus tablemates and I both wrote similar things: Our childhood was the best time of our lives because we were not afraid. No fear. We were not afraid of … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh on God

Glorify isn’t a word I come across often in the worldly world. Now that I think about it, the word glorify is used in a sarcastic way, as in, “Oh, he’s just a glorified clerk,” when referring to an assistant … Continue reading

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Are you a slave, people pleaser or servant?

A bright woman I know refers to herself as a “people pleaser.” She knows it’s not a good label to own. Which got me to thinking. What are the differences among slave, people pleaser and servant? As I see it, a slave is … Continue reading

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What is the Jesus Creed?

In the Old Testament, we read Deuteronomy 6:4-9 (NIV) “Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one. 5 Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. … Continue reading

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Scot Mcknight’s Zipper is Down

Reading The Jesus Creed is like listening to a knowledgable speaker, while being distracted, amused and irrated because his fly is open. Credibility is eroded. Could you take a presenter seriously whose plaid boxers are gripped between the zipper’s teeth? I am not going to … Continue reading

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