I hate being disappointed. Id rather be in expected pain or suffering than surprised by a lesser good. There is something in disappointment that whispers of failure and it places enormous internal burden on my emotions. Whether as profound as the longing to be a wife and mother, or as minor... Read More
Check out Doug Chaplins blog, MetaCatholic, ( ) for a thorough investigation of the scriptural background here. Personally, I dont think that its quite as clear as we need it to be in order to make judgements.
In any case, the churches reaction to this should be that in Colossians 3 that is, bear with each other, forgiving each other,... Read More
Last month, I finished the sermons on the letters to the churches in Rev 2 and 3. The last letter was to Laodicea, which was pretty traumatic, because we are in the Laodicean period within the Church age. Today, were going to take another look at Laodicea and lukewarmness, but this time, we are going to... Read More