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Author: Spiritual Meditations
My First Christmas Tree / Spiritual Meditations
I walked to that tree across 4 miles of moonlit snow. Snow? No, it was a floor of diamonds, a magical world, so beautiful that my heart still aches with the wonder of it.
Will There be Hindus in Heaven? / Spiritual Meditations
Will there be Jews, or Muslims, or Hindus in heaven? Few questions are as thorny or as interesting. Adam Hamilton shares some thoughts on the subject.
A Christmas Miracle – Do Not Worry
A tarp covered the back of a rickety truck. Francisco threw it back and inside were 30 people. They stared at us, and their faces seemed to plead for help.
Is Your Jesus Too Small? / Spiritual Meditations
There are few places is the divide between the “liberal” and “conservative” Christian faith more evident than how each side understands the person of Jesus and what it means to be his disciples.
Bible vs Bible / Spiritual Meditations
This was the next great schism in the modern Christian Church, and though it started in the Protestant churches, it crossed into the Roman Catholic Church as well.
Letting Your Faith Stall?/ Spiritual Meditations
Wouldn’t it be odd, and disappointing, if after all life’s experiences, I had not grown, changed, or gained a different perspective? Yet this is precisely what happens with some people.
Let the Main Thing be the Main Thing / Spiritual Meditations
Our desire for certainty, our need to be right, and our tendency to miss the point have conspired to keep Christians from experiencing unity.
“Claiming It” Ignores God’s Redeeming Power / Spiritual Meditations
How do we reconcile our disappointment in “unanswered” prayer with our belief in an all-knowing God?
Does God Allow Bad Things? / Spiritual Meditation
God grants us freedom to rebel against his original design, yet even as we do so, we end up ironically serving his eventual goal of restoration.