Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Fornication.


The word fornication does not appear in the Old Testament.

Jesus uses the word once in the context of what defiles a person.

The rest are in Paul's letters.

But in Genesis 1 God says to the first couple: "Be fruitful and multiply."  Genesis 1:28 (NRSV)

This is God's original blessing on human sexuality.

There is no mention of marriage or even faithfulness.

But a man will sow his wild oats in his youth and then settle down with one partner.

This is the way it is designed.

And this is exactly what happens in the gay scene.

Men experiment with several partners before settling down with one person.

So objections to homosexual activity on the grounds of fornication are largely irrelevant especially in the context of modern de-facto relationships.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Monday, 12 November 2018

Redemption.


In the gay scene recovery sessions on a Sunday will often be called Redemption.

While I believe that they think they are being blasphemous the term is more appropriate than they realize.

Most gay venues, and straight venues for that matter, are run by people involved in rock Satanism.

They call themselves dogs (that's gods backwards).

But, rather than the judgement and damnation they expect, God seeks their Redemption.

Contrary to popular opinion God does not punish sex in general, or homosexuality in particular.

Homosexuality is an expression of love.

And God is Love.

So like sheep dogs we can round up the dogs and invoke the unseen hook - love - which inspired their rebellion in the first place.

God's way is the Way of the Heart.

And it was their hearts which rebelled against cruelty, torture, and castration.

So, instead of placing their hope in an imaginary devil, they can return to God with Joy!


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Sunday, 11 November 2018

Emancipation.


We are imprisoned by our fears.

Fear of others - robbery and rape - encloses us within stone ramparts.

We construct a fortress around ourselves to protect us from anyone who might attack us.

We learn this as children in the schoolyard and we continue it throughout our life.

But by doing this we bury our true selves deep within us.

We lose contact with our own souls.

But God brings emancipation.

God's steadfast love casts out our fears.

He sets the captives free.

And we become again like a little child.

The child we lost in the schoolyard.


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Saturday, 10 November 2018

Walls.


We erect walls around us.

To protect us from attack.

Our experiences in the world create fear.

And fear makes us raise ramparts of stone.

Carl Jung said that we hide our true selves from others.

Our true selves - our souls, which are in our hearts - are vulnerable and tender.

We defend them with impregnable battlements.

But when we do this we lock ourselves inside our own defences and we cannot relate truly to others.

When we love we make ourselves vulnerable because love comes from our true selves - our souls, which are in our hearts.

We must realize that others also have been hurt.

And they may defend themselves if they feel threatened.

Most of this of course takes place on an unconscious level.

So we may love and hurt ourselves and others inadvertently.

But love comes from the heart.

And our true selves need love to live.

So we must let down the walls that imprison us and give our love freely.

To do this we must overcome the fears which built the walls in the first place.


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Friday, 9 November 2018

God 2.


When we are young we are presented with a God that is a harsh judge and punisher of bad behavior.

Later in life we encounter the powers of the world which enforce the imperatives of materialism.

Neither of these gods represents the real God.

The real God is on the side of the losers.

He is with the poor, the marginalized, the oppressed.....

He does not judge or punish us.

He loves us like a Father.

His love is constant.

And His mercy is infinite.

It is inevitable that we will make mistakes.

But God will forgive us.

He is considerate and understanding.

He knows us.

And He wishes to be in relationship with us.

Like a Mother.

The real God is all the things that we wish were in the world but aren't.

Once we realize this we are Home at at last.


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Thursday, 8 November 2018

God 1.


Satanists in our popular culture will tell you that God is punitive, judgemental, harsh, cold, tyrannical, anti-sex. and irrational.....

They have internalized the image of God which the Church has traditionally taught.

But this is not the true image of God.

God is merciful, forgiving, reliable, trustworthy, constant, compassionate, considerate, and loving.....

In fact love is the inmost nature of God.

We have nothing to fear from God.

There is no devil in reality.

So Satanists in rock music and sports are wasting their time.

Their apostasy is based on a false premise.

But because this false premise was created by God's Church they will be exonerated.


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Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Give Up Your Fear,


Many people in the Church have been taught to fear.

To fear God, to fear punishment, to fear damnation.

But God does not punish us.

So there can be no damnation, no hell.

God is our loving Father.

He cares for us and nurtures us like our mother.

Love will not judge us or condemn us.

So give up your fear.

And learn to love.


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Tuesday, 6 November 2018

Fright.


When we get a fright we get a burst of adrenaline which leads to fight or flight.

This is why I say that violence is fear.

Fear triggers our instinct to attack and kill.

So if you want to decrease the violence in our world you should look to people's fears.


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Monday, 5 November 2018

Pray for Peace.


Following the example of Tony Blair in Northern Ireland and the advice of Pope Francis I we should initiate dialogue between conflicting parties in our world and then go back to our churches and our mosques and our synagogues and our temples and pray for peace.


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Sunday, 4 November 2018

A Balance.


Liberals and Conservatives differ in their approach to the Economy.

Liberals favor regulation of the Economy.

Conservatives favor deregulation of the Economy.

Over-regulation of the Economy causes inflation and unemployment.

Extreme deregulation of the Economy causes inequality and poverty.

Since World War II the world has swung wildly from one extreme to the other.

The time has come to find a balance between regulation and deregulation.

Then the world may become a more just and peaceful place.


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Saturday, 3 November 2018

The Light.


Come over to the Light.

The Light comes from God.

It identifies our fears.

And the darkness disappears.


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Friday, 2 November 2018

New Growth.


"'The seed would sprout and grow, he does not know how.'"  Mark 4:27 (NRSV)

The Traditional Churches are dying.

Their members have given up and their congregations are dwindling.

But within the mainstream Churches there is new growth.

Many Churches are turning to the ideas of Progressive Christianity as a source of hope.

Even if the leadership is still mired in orthodox theology their parishioners are increasingly embracing progressive ideas.

And this is not surprising because Progressive Christianity satisfies the intellect without abandoning faith.

Progressive Christianity replaces negative doctrines with positive doctrines.

It does not expect you to believe the unbelievable.

But it maintains a belief in a holistic God.

A God who is wholly benevolent.

A God who is Love.

This is the seed which was planted by God.

And it grows, we do not know how.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Thursday, 1 November 2018

Joy!


Satanism in rock music and entertainment actively sabotages our quest for happiness.

By telling us to do all the wrong things it actually increases our suffering.

It is not until we realize that we are being betrayed that we find happiness.

So do not listen to rock musicians and do not follow celebrities.

They will lead you astray and curse your soul.

Only love can save us.

Love God and love your neighbor.

Give love.

And experience Joy!


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Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Fear.


It is fear that makes us kill our enemies.

It is fear that makes our enemies kill us.

It is fear that causes religious to preach judgement.

It is fear that makes them damn others.

It is fear that causes some to reject God.

It is fear that makes some serve Satan.

It is fear that inspires homophobia.

It is fear that punishes asylum seekers.

It is fear that makes us panic.

It is fear that makes us hate.

And when our fear is gone.

There is only

Love.


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Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Truth.


God's Light shows us the Truth.

And what are lies but buried fears.

Fear of the truth.

Fear of consequences.

That is why there must be truth before reconciliation.

Truth before forgiveness.

We cannot lie our way out of it.

We cannot lie to God.

Out of fear.

We have nothing to fear from God.

God loves us like a Father.

And God's Truths are self-evident.


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Monday, 29 October 2018

Let Them Live.


What does it mean to love our enemies?

Victory does not mean destroying our enemies.

Nor does it mean sending them to hell.

It does not even mean marginalizing them.

We must let them live.

And pray that their enmity will cease.

So pray for your enemies.

That the Light from God will show them the fear that drives them, and us.

God will not destroy your enemies.

For they are His children also.

So live and let live.

Bury the hatchet.

And make peace at last.


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Sunday, 28 October 2018

Obstruction.


The right-wing reactionary forces in our society are blocking any attempts to change the Status Quo.

A Status Quo which now sees the highest disparity between rich and poor in history.

Any incentives on climate change, tax reform, gun control, social welfare, foreign aid, asylum seekers etc. are being deliberately obstructed.

Google Foreign Aid for example and you are inundated with articles telling you that foreign aid is bad for everyone.

Try Gay Rights and you will encounter numerous articles by Fundamentalist Christians telling you that homosexuality is evil.

All these things, plus propaganda in the news media, are obstructing any positive changes.

And it is history now that Republicans have repeatedly blocked legislation on gun control in America.

So be more discriminating if you want things to change.

We are being brainwashed.


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Saturday, 27 October 2018

Bravado.


Why do some people appear strong when they are in fact full of fear?

Bravado.

Putting forth a brave exterior is fear itself.

They are full of fears.

But they are afraid of showing their fears for fear of being called weak.

So they project bravado.


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Friday, 26 October 2018

Listen to Him.


At the Transfiguration the voice from the cloud said, "'This is my son, the Beloved, listen to him.'"  Mark 9:7 (NRSV)

But most Christians ignore what Jesus said and adhere to Tradition.

Jesus said of the Pharisees, "'You have a fine way of rejecting the commandment of God in order to keep your tradition!'"  Mark 7:9 (NRSV)

Jesus also said, "'For John the Baptist has come eating no bread and drinking no wine, and you say, "He has a demon"; the Son of Man has come eating and drinking, and you say, "Look. a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax-collectors and sinners!"'"  Luke 7:33-35 (NRSV)

So it is clear that the Traditions of the Church may not reflect the teachings of Jesus.

And where there is a conflict the words of Jesus must always take precedence.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Thursday, 25 October 2018

Love.


We fear that we are not worthy of love.

A massive inferiority complex makes us doubt that we are lovable.

But God's Love is constant.

God loves all His children.

To be human is to be worthy of love.

Even animals and trees are worthy of love.

And it is fear that inhibits our love.

Love God and love your neighbor.

Love even your enemies.

Because all are equally worthy of love.


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Wednesday, 24 October 2018

From Fear to Love.


If I can do one thing in this world it is to change people's motivation from fear to love.

So much of what motivates us is fear:

Fear of poverty.  Fear of rejection.  Fear of ridicule.  Fear of God.

So much of traditional Church doctrine is based on fear:

Fear of judgement.  Fear of damnation.  Fear of hell.

But God does not judge us for our mistakes.

He does not punish us.

So there can be no hell.

Once we realize this we lose our fear.

And we are secure in the Love of God.

God loves us like a Father.

And He requites our love for Him.

"We love because he first loved us."  1 John 4:19 (NRSV)

If we overcome our fear we can show our love for everyone.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Think Pink.


Rock music and entertainment have sexualized young people to such an extent that they have lost sight of love.

So rather than hot pants and torn jeans we should think pink.

Pink represents love and centers us in the heart.

And it is in our heart that we find the love that will save us.

Casual sex leads to emptiness and suffering.
You will be burnt out by the time you are 30.

Better to think pink and find love in your heart.


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Monday, 22 October 2018

Happiness.


I read a survey on the Internet which rated the countries of the world in order of happiness.

Finland was the world's happiest country.

And the top ten was dominated by Scandinavian countries.

The U.S.A. and the U.K. were 18th and 19th.

The unhappiest countries were mostly in Africa, particularly areas affected by war.

Australia was 10th behind Canada and New Zealand.

It is significant that the Scandinavian countries were the happiest because they have the world's best welfare systems so people feel secure.

Rich countries with poor social safety nets rated much lower on the list.


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Sunday, 21 October 2018

Robbery and Rape.


Why will people not invite others into their homes?

It is fear!

Robbery and Rape I call it.


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Saturday, 20 October 2018

A Starfish.


When we talk about world poverty many people say that its not worth doing because it's just a drop in the ocean.

But I am reminded of the story of thousands of starfish washed up on the shore.

A man was walking along the beach picking up starfish and throwing them back into the sea.

Another man saw him and yelled out, "What are you doing that for?  There are thousands of them.  It's just a meaningless gesture."

The man replied. holding up a starfish, "To this little fella it means all the world!"

It may be a drop in the ocean but if enough of us do it we become the ocean.


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Friday, 19 October 2018

Set Them Free!


I read a story on the Internet about modern slavery in Thailand.

Climate change has forced farmers off the land and their debts have been bought up by unscrupulous companies which set them to work making bricks.

The debts of course just keep increasing and their children are expected to take over the debts when they die.

This is modern slavery.

Surely rich Westerners could find it in their hearts to pay off the debts and set them free.

Alternatively a campaign could be started on the Internet to to raise funds to pay off the debts.

It is only the hardness of our hearts that is stopping us from doing these things in our modern world.

I pray that we will open our hearts and set them free! 


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Thursday, 18 October 2018

No Sports.


Sports are saturated with Satanism.

Sports men and women, coaches, commentators, journalists have sold their souls for fame and fortune and the perfection of their chosen field.

They practise black magic and Satanism and they try to addict you to their sports.

They will tempt you to gamble.

And before long you will be thinking about sports and forgetting your ideals.

Satanism in sports is one of the main determinants behind the decline of the Church.

People would rather think about their football team than their religion.

And they will go to a match on Sunday rather than a Mass.

So be aware that evil lurks in the background.

And many of your heroes have sold their souls. 


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Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Admitting It.


We will not admit what we have done for fear of what people will think of us.

They will think we are weak.

They will pick on us.

We cannot afford to show any weakness.

But if we are truly strong we can admit our mistakes and even enhance our self-respect.


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Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Being Wrong.


Why do we insist on things even when we know they are wrong?

Fear of being wrong is a major motivation for injustice in our world.

We fear looking foolish.

We fear losing respect.

We fear losing our position in society or our job.

This was a major motivation for Jesus' crucifixion.

The Pharisees feared losing their position as the Spiritual Shepherds of Israel.

And the Romans feared insurrection because Jesus was being hailed as the Messiah - the King of the Jews.

So do not be afraid of being wrong.

God will still love you.

And you may even earn the respect of society.


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Monday, 15 October 2018

Honest John.


"'He will turn many of the people of Israel to the Lord their God.  With the spirit and the power of Elijah he will go before him, to turn the hearts of parents to their children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the righteous, to make ready a people prepared for God.'"  Luke 1:16.17 (NRSV)

This was the prophecy of the Archangel Gabriel to Zechariah the father of John the Baptist.

"And the crowds asked him, 'What then should we do?'  In reply he said to them, 'Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none, and whoever has food must do likewise.'  Even tax-collectors came to him to be baptized, and they asked him, 'Teacher, what should we do?'  He said to them. 'Collect no more than the amount prescribed for you.'  Soldiers also asked him, 'And we, what should we do?'  He said to them, 'Do not extort money from anyone by threats or false accusations, and be satisfied with your wages.'"  Luke 3:10-14 (NRSV)

So John's message, which was to prepare the people for the coming Messiah, was one of  basic honesty and charity.

People were not to hoard things for themselves which could be shared with others who had nothing.

And people in positions of authority were not to extort money from others by stealth or by threats.

John's message was one of equality and integrity.

Obvious qualities which could be emulated today.

We have lost sight of basic honesty in this winner-take-all world.

Money and profit justify anything.

All's fair in love and war.

The end justifies the means.

And corruption is in the interests of the shareholders.

We are living in a time of intense darkness.

Darkness which hides greed, corruption, and murder.

The time has come to turn to the Light.

To expose the evil practices of the Fathers.

And to turn their hearts to their children - their workers and their employees.

Not to treat them as the enemy but to love and provide for them as if they were their own children.

We must abandon all notions of superiority.

We must reject all dishonest practices.

We must overcome our fears.

And open our hearts to God and to the people.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.] 

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Sunday, 14 October 2018

Kill.


"But when the tenants saw the son, they said to themselves 'This is the heir, let us kill him and get his inheritance.'"  Matthew 21:38 (NRSV)

The impulse to kill is inspired by jealousy.

And jealousy is fear.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S,.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Saturday, 13 October 2018

Whitewash.


What the Right-Wing Plutocrats do is black and white.

Following the example of Satanic rock musicians they whitewash themselves and blacken their enemies.

Following the example of Ronald Reagan they manipulate both Satanism and Religion.

They use the backwards magic of Satanism to scapegoat innocent gays and Hippies and Left-Wing Politicians.

And they use the Holy Spirit to hide their guilt by enlisting the blessing of their political allies in Religion.

But while people allow their perceptions to be manipulated in this way the Plutocrats will not desist from their evil practices.

Light comes from God.

And it is by His Light that we will see.

See that our perceptions are reversed.

And the guilty and the corrupt rule our world.


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Friday, 12 October 2018

No One Can See Us.


"Then he said to me, 'Mortal, have you seen what the elders of the house of Israel are doing in the dark, each in his room of images?  For they say, "The Lord does not see us, the Lord has forsaken the land."'"  Ezekiel 8:12 (NRSV)

And so it is today - the Fathers plot and plan against the people and the Will of God.

"The shepherds also have no understanding,
they have all turned to their own way.
to their own gain, one and all."  Isaiah 56:11 (NRSV)

So now they plot to enslave the people for their own gain.

They say, "No one can see us, God has forsaken the Earth."

And they conspire with evil in the darkness.

Corporate Plutocrats and Satanic rock stars. 

Subliminal propaganda and black magic.

Controlling the unconscious for power and profit.

Each in his chamber of images.

Hidden from sight.

But God can see them.

He knows what they are doing.

And he wishes to bring His Light and His Salvation.

Not to destroy but to Redeem.

Not to kill but to restore to Life!

So pray for the Salvation of the guilty and of the Fathers.

Pray for an end to their evil machinations.

Pray for them to overcome their fears.

And have faith in the Living God!

For He will provide.

And open their hearts.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Thursday, 11 October 2018

Satan Rules O.K..


Not!

The society created by the rule of the rich and the dominance of the darkness is not O.K..

We are powerless.

We are helpless.

We are distracted.

We are deceived.

We are poisoned.

We are wrecked.

The negative messages hidden in rock music and popular entertainment sabotage our happiness and kill any spiritual aspirations.

Better to turn them off and pray for deliverance.


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Wednesday, 10 October 2018

The Kingdom of Heaven.


"'From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven has suffered violence, and the violent take it by force.'"  Matthew 11:12 (NRSV)

This is the way that the world responds to the Good News - to take it by force and violence.

But what is force and violence but fear.

Fear of poverty, fear of starvation, fear of work.....

This is the motivation of the rich and powerful.

They think that they can win by force and violence.

And it was with force and violence that they crucified Jesus.

But death is not the end.

On the third day God resurrected Jesus and raised him to Eternal Life!


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Gentleness.


The philosophy of God is gentleness.

Jesus said, "'Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble of heart'"  Matthew 11:29 (NRSV)

God is all those things that the world is not.

God is considerate.

God is reliable.

God requites our love.

God listens.

God helps.

If we can reflect these things then we are creating the Kingdom of God on Earth.

This is how we make a difference.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Monday, 8 October 2018

Brutality.


The philosophy of the corporate plutocrats who rule our world is brutality.

They rule by violence, threat, and fear.

They are domineering.

They are corrupt.

They have no faith in God.

And they condone crime.

Our governments obey them.

Our armies advance them.

And our police protect them.

No one challenges their absolute power.

And so we are powerless to stop them.


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Sunday, 7 October 2018

Come Out!


Jesus said, "'I have chosen you out of the world.'"  John 5:19 (NRSV)

What does it mean to come out of the world?

Fundamentalists will tell you it's all about sex - coming out of the Whore of Babylon and coming out of Sodom.

This betrays their deep-seated phobias about sex.
And it is wrong!

Coming out of the world means denouncing the ways of the world - i.e. the brutality and materialism of our corporate masters, the worship of money and status, the corruption and evil of the world.

God calls us out of this dog-eat-dog world of violence and domination in order to teach us the ways of Love.

And then He sends us back into the world as agents of Love. 


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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Saturday, 6 October 2018

Dreams.


When we go to sleep we sink down into the unconscious mind where all our fears and desires are buried.

These play out unrestrained in our dreams.

And when we wake they disappear.


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Friday, 5 October 2018

Servants.


My experience of people who talk about service all the time is that they want servants.

They mix up ministry with mastery and counsel with command.

They claim that they are serving when they are self-serving.

And they reinforce their own power and position.

Rather than serving I would prefer to love.

Then there can be no confusion.

We are here to love.

Not to lord it over others.


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Thursday, 4 October 2018

What is Good?


To bring life where there is none.

To bring joy where there is sorrow.

To bring light where there is darkness.

To bring peace where there is conflict.

To bring mercy where there is judgement.

To bring forgiveness where there is punishment.

To bring charity where there is fear.

To bring compassion where hearts are hard.

But most of all:

To bring Love.


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Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Which God?


When we are young we are presented with various versions of God.

The Orthodox God, the Fundamentalist God, the Protestant God, the Catholic God, the Pentecostal God, the Islamic God, the Hindu God, the Buddhist God, the Aboriginal God.....

Most of these Gods are judgemental and punitive.

But intuitively we know that God is benevolent.

So which God do we choose?

The only way to know God is through direct experience.

Once we have made contact with God we find that most of the versions of God that we have been taught are false.

God does not judge us.

God does not punish us.

God forgives us.

His mercy is infinite.

And His goodness is ubiquitous.

God is reliable.

God is trustworthy.

God is truthful.

But most of all:

God is Love.


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Tuesday, 2 October 2018

What's Happening.


What's happening is this:

Adolescent wannabes want fame and fortune so much that they sell their souls for it.

"Money for nothing and your chicks for free."

Then they do the dirty on their fans.

"Dirty deeds done dirt cheap."

They entice their fans to sin and transgress in the hope that they will go to hell forever.

They push the negatives and stab them in the back.

They sell death - death to God.
Depression, degradation, drugs and suicide.

This is what lies beneath the mask of modern rock music.

So don't take everything at face value.

Evil lurks beneath the surface.


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Monday, 1 October 2018

The Truth.


Despite the fact that some try to claim that everything is relative there is a truth.

There are facts.

And one of those facts is that rock stars sell their souls to the devil and poison and curse us continually.

Another fact is that Ronald Reagan and Generation X used violence and evil to reconstruct the Baby-Boomers.

Hate and intimidation forced our generation to abandon their quest to save the world.

So, far from the media propaganda that Reagan and X are heroes, they are evil people and their legacy is evil.

This is the truth.

And history will vindicate the truth.


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Sunday, 30 September 2018

Education.


Since the 1980s education has been considered job training.

But education is so much more than that.

Education is the development of a discriminating intelligence.

It is the awareness of the history of thought.

It is enrichment through culture.

It is enlightenment.

It is empowerment.

The time has come to return education  to its rightful place.

And imbue our young people with its riches.


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Saturday, 29 September 2018

Let Them Live!


What seems foolishness to the worldly-wise is what seems good to God.

Honesty, truthfulness, non-violence, generosity, virtue, mercy, forgiveness, and unconditional love.

These things seem naive and impractical in the world.

But these are the very things that God requires of us.

To lay down the sword and call on God seems fool-hardy even to the most idealistic among us.

And yet this is Jesus' example.

God has ways of solving problems that we do not understand.

He can resolve conflict without harming either side.
 
But to do this we must let them live.

God punishes no one.

And no one is condemned.

We must live and let live.

God forgives even the most heinous iniquity.

He knows the hidden reasons for their crimes.

And so all are forgiven.

And the lion lies down with the lamb.


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Friday, 28 September 2018

A Greater Power.


Most of us think that the greatest power on earth is the rich plutocrats who run the multi-national corporations.

They own everything including the media which they use to control what we think and do.

But there is a greater power than this in the world.

And that is the living God.

God is real.

He is not just a relative perception of the religious and the non-religious alike.

There is an ultimate truth.

And the reality of this truth is greater than any lie they may force on us.

So cry out to God!

He will hear you and deliver you from evil.


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Thursday, 27 September 2018

In League with the Devil.


The Right-Wing political machine is in league with Satanists in rock music and popular culture.

They call them the Gestapo.

And the backwards, upside-down Satanic magic which they use to hide their true nature and project a positive image of themselves is of great use to the Right-Wing politicians and plutocrats.

And make no mistake it is Right-Wing.

They idolize Adolf Hitler and romanticize Nazism.

And their intentions are evil.

They intend to subjugate the whole of humanity by taking away the safety-net (welfare) so that everyone is so afraid of losing their job that they will think and do whatever the plutocrats demand.

 And then the plutocrats will force wages down and remove workers conditions.

Thus creating a subordinate class of workers with no power and no rights.

This is an evil Machiavellian plot.

And we are its victims.


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Wednesday, 26 September 2018

1984.


I have just realized that 1984 was the year that Pluto entered its own sign of Scorpio.

Pluto and Scorpio represent: power, force, violence, intimidation, bulling, hate, and evil.

All the things represented in George Orwell's classic novel.

And since 1984 all of these things have dominated world culture.

Even NewSpeak, Black/White, and the Ministry of Truth have become political realities.  Along with the ever present CCTV cameras.  And control of the media.

It is not the Left, however, which is using these techniques but the Right-Wing politicians and plutocrats.

Fortunately Pluto only remained in Scorpio for about 10 years.

But we are still dealing with the fallout from 1984.

Basically we are dealing with brainwashing techniques using fear and violence.

Ronald Reagan (who was President of the United States in 1984) said that Christianity contained "unconventional weapons".

By that he meant such things as demonization of your political opponent and damnation of anyone who disagrees with you.

He used all these techniques in his war against the Left.

And it worked.

We love Big Brother. 


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Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Presidents.


It should be pointed out to Millennials that several Democrat Presidents have put forward legislation on gun control.

But the Republicans have blocked most of them in the Congress or the Senate.

So the only way forward is to give the Democrats full control of both houses.

Then they must look at the U.S. Constitution.


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