Monthly Archives: June 2017

then….

Then…. when Philip starts to  get free  of his wonderful self… that  new Life  in him (that has replaced his old life),  now  enables Philip  to offer that  same Life  to others in Zion… to others still in mourning… to others … Continue reading

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a new creation….

God has  provided a way  for everyone to be with Him in Zion…. the way He has provided… is His Son, Jesus.  When we are  in Christ… we are in God… in Zion.  The scripture seems pretty clear to this … Continue reading

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those in Zion…

  Zion is  where  God lives… those who live their lives  in Him… then also live in Zion… in Him.  Living in Him in Zion does not automatically mean that Philip does not mourn nor grieve… which is why I … Continue reading

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more on paraphrasing….

What I said a few days ago about paraphrasing… that kind of thing drives religious people crazy…  “you simply cannot alter the words of the bible”… of course… in that process they also tell you what those words really, really … Continue reading

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philip’s epitaph…

Philip’s  desired epitaph is a bit longer than Bruckheimer’s … but… you already knew that… I am a tad wordier of course…. 🙂    “Philip pointed people to a relationship with Jesus… helped them to understand that walking with Him … Continue reading

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Jerry Bruckheimer…

Jerry Bruckheimer’s desired epitaph…   “He really entertained audiences; he made them feel better for a couple hours”… he made lots of entertaining films to accomplish just that. I think he understands the human condition… people desperately need to feel … Continue reading

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paraphrasing…

After my  paraphrase  yesterday… e.g. “paraphrase”.. put in my own words…. not some words I memorized.   I thought I would explain why I do things like that… all the time… I believe it is essential to speak out of … Continue reading

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