Because John, the Apostle of Love, outlived all the other apostles, he filled a unique and patriarchal roll in the early church that lasted nearly to the end of the 1st century and reached deep into Asia Minor. His personal influence was therefore indelibly stamped on the primitive church, well into the post-apostolic era.
James – Apostle of Passion / Spiritual Meditations
His family connections did not prevent James from being the first of the Apostles to be martyred.
Andrew – Apostle of Small Things / Spiritual Meditations
Of the four disciples in the inner circle, Andrew appears the least contentious and the most thoughtful. He lived his whole life in the shadow of Peter, and apparently accepted that role. He was poised and comfortable introducing people to Christ because he did it often.
Apostle Peter Becomes a Rock / Spiritual Meditations
Peter was exactly like most Christians—both carnal and spiritual. Sometimes he was Simon, the vacillating man, and sometimes he was Peter, the apostle molded by Jesus to be the leader of the Twelve.
The Making of an Apostle / Spiritual Meditations
There weren’t many days left (about 18 months, by most estimates) before Jesus’ earthly ministry would end. It was time to choose the 12 ordinary unexceptional men who would carry the Gospel to the world.
How do You Find God? / Spiritual Meditations
Enlightenment transcends all learning & thinking. You find God by devout contemplation. Once there is no space between you & God, you will experience enlightenment.
Quantum Physics Explains Eternal Life / Spiritual Meditations
Since human consciousness can alter the flow of photons, electrons, atoms, and even molecules on a quantum level, human consciousness must also function on a quantum level.
Your Doubts About Faith Aren’t Abnormal / Spiritual Meditations
If you have questions or doubts about your faith you are in good company. This article names just a few of the famous doubters.
“This is Not Your Day to Die” / Spiritual Meditations
While I was under water the kayak floated out of the cave without me.
Why Doesn’t God Stop Suffering? / Spiritual Meditations
Why do bad things happen to good people? If God is good and loving, and all powerful, why doesn’t God put a stop to suffering?