Category Archives: Jesus

Thoughts and Reflections, April 10th, 2018

A question I have asked myself often lately is this: What scene or moment would sum up for you the impact of Jesus upon the LGBT community? The answer, in my mind, is taken from at the Book of Mathew … Continue reading

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How to Live a Good Life

Matthew 19:17-19  “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.”  “Which ones?” he inquired. Jesus replied, “‘You shall not murder, you … Continue reading

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John 8:15-16

“You judge by human standards; I pass judgment on no one. But if I do judge, my decisions are true, because I am not alone. I stand with the Father, who sent me.” Reflection: Jesus says it pretty clearly in the … Continue reading

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John 7:18

“Whoever speaks on their own does so to gain personal glory, but he who seeks the glory of the one who sent him is a man of truth; there is nothing false about him.” NIV Reflection: Whenever I am faced … Continue reading

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Thoughts of the Day: March 4th, 2018

I’ve reached about the two month mark on my hormone replacement therapy. I look at my body and look for the subtle changes in my shapes and curves. I wonder if my skin is a little softer and smoother. I … Continue reading

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The Uniqueness of Christ

What sets Jesus of Nazareth, the Christ apart from prophets or other spiritual guides and spiritual leaders? This was a question posed during a recent Sunday sermon at my church. What makes Christianity and Christ stand out and what makes … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Mathew 16:21-28

Mathew 16:21-28 (NRSV) “From that time on, Jesus began to show his disciples that he must go to Jerusalem and undergo great suffering at the hands of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and on the … Continue reading

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