Category: Think Things

Keys to Happiness

Nobody seems to know what that is anymore.  Being moral is not easy.  Do what’s right not what’s easy.  Actually, doing what’s right is what’s easy.  Actually, it is the easiest in any situation.  I told this to someone once and they said.  No,…

God in the Ordinary

For most of us, we don’t live in God’s pristine nature.  We live in urban sprawl.  It’s not our environment, the traffic, the gangs, the crime, that is our stumbling block to our salvation.  We can feel just as close to God here as…

Soul Friends

First of all, what is a soul friend?  It has two meanings.  One, it means literally friend of your soul.  It is someone who looks out for your soul, tries to teach and guide you, help you along your true path.  The second meaning…

You are Chosen

You are the chosen one!  Don’t you like the sound of that.  I would like for someone to tell me I was chosen.  You were chosen for a great adventure where you need to fight evil dragons, to overcome hardships and save the world…

God Wants to Purify Your Heart

We have talked a lot about how God is Love.  We have talked about how unselfish His Love is.  How, True Love doesn’t need to be loved in return – it is not that selfish. True Love only wants that Love to be accepted. …

New Testament

This is the briefest summary of the New Testament that I can make. For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. – John 3:16 Jesus was…

Old Testament

This is the briefest summary of the Old Testament that I can make.  God made humans out of love, in the image of love.  Humans didn’t trust in God’s Wisdom for knowing right from wrong and tried to seize autonomy for themselves.  God still…

Bind Yourself to Christ

A few years ago, our priest these bracelets made for everyone for Christmas, and then we did it again at Lent.  Basically, the bracelet was a way of telling the world, subtly that you are binding ourselves to Christ in as much as it…

Adventure

It is interesting that we all find the idea of an adventure exciting, but actually going on one – painful, stressful, yeah, not so great.  But like all painful, stressful things, these are the things we talk about – forever.  For example: We go…

What is Normal?

Society says that normal is defined by what everyone thinks is acceptable.  If a society finds it normal to say that everyone should have two heads, does that make it right?  Should we all go and have another head surgically attached?  Just because everyone…