Category: Think Things

Laugh in the Face of Fear

Turn on the news and the world is coming apart at the seams.  On the news we are living on the edge of an ecological disaster that will destroy the planet, criminals are lurking around every corner, sexism, racism, and World War 3 is…

Forever

Real short one today, just a little food for thought.  There was a song by LIVE that came out several years ago called Forever May Not Be Long Enough. Now, due to copyright restrictions I am not allowed to give you the lyrics here…

Liturgy Confusion

There are some parts of the mass that continue to allude me.  One is the Preface to the Eucharistic Prayer.  For those of you unfamiliar, before Holy Communion, many churches, Catholic, Orthodox, Lutheran, Episcopalian, among others, have a prayer.  The first part of this…

Freedom

Saint Augustine once said, “Love God and do what you want.”  Sounds pretty radical, that is, until you think about it.  The first part of that is “Love God”.  What does it mean to love God?  What is it like to love God with…

To Clarify

I have been told that, apparently, I am confusing everyone and telling them false information.  And that Roodmas is celebrated in September not May.  Ok, to clarify, the holidays I celebrate and tell you about are on the days that they are symbolically and…

Why is there a Hell?

Let’s take this slowly.  First, is there a Hell?  Well, Jesus said:  “You, Capernaum, who are exalted to heaven, will be brought down to Hades.” – Luke 10:15 Most English Bibles use the word Hell as a translation of the word Hades.  Hades is…

Intercessions

I have never really understood, no, it’s more felt comfortable with, the concept of intercessions.  Intercessions, for those of you who are unfamiliar, is asking others to pray for you.  You ask your friends and family to pray for you.  You ask the saints…

TRIRAD! Big News!

I have decided to change the name of my blog and YouTube channel.  The reason for this is that since this blog and channel are not about me – why does it have my name all over it? It is all about God: The…

Creating an Altar

Altars are great, and not just for Church!  Have you ever thought of having one in your home?  They are your special place for you and God.  I used to have one all set up and elaborate.  I used it all the time.  And…