Addicts may never "get well." That doesn't mean I have permission from God to treat them poorly.
"In secular history the Cross is an infinitesimally small thing, but from the biblical perspective it is of more importance than all the empires of the world. " Oswald Chambers
"...above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one." Eph 6:16
In Mark chapter 7:1-12 Jesus has an encounter with Pharisees from Jerusalem. Their issue is that Jesus has fed bread to his disciples who are eating with unwashed hands. According to the Law they are defiled, simply for having been hungry. Is church a Sanctuary for Saints or Hospital for sinners? Well I think the … Continue reading Sanctuary for Saints or Hospital for Sinners?
Questioning the practice of using "accountability partners", "addiction treatment" and certain software that reports activity to others and all sorts of other penitent contrivances. An open letter on the subversion of Grace. For Paul C. (2/23/16) 2 Cor. 12:8-9 “Prayed that it (a messenger of Satan) might depart from me.” And He said, “My Grace is … Continue reading On Accountability
"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst after righteousness" why? "For they shall be filled." Filled means satisfied, contented and overflowing.
Detox Personality Disorder (our term) is an irrational state.
It's "Ready-to-chew-yer-foot-off frustrated."
The only thing crazier than being irrational? Is a rational person forcefully reasoning with a crazy person.