Tag Archives: Jesus’ Teachings

Mark Twain’s “War Prayer”

Was Mark Twain right when he said “none but the dead are permitted to tell the truth”? I guess that depends on the truth being spoken and to whom. We usually give a pass to new truths presented via mathematical and … Continue reading

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History’s (Purposefully?) Hidden Heretic: Leo Tolstoy

We were a little surprised when we realized just how long this video/audiobook has been available but how few “views” its received, so we decided to share it in hopes that the ideas contained within Leo Tolstoy’s book, ” The … Continue reading

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Con$umeri$m!

Her lyrics are delivered at hyper-speed but powerful nonetheless and worth listening to a few times (at least)! God bless Lauryn Hill for continuing to produce music with meaning, reminding us that sharing truth in music is a worthy goal, … Continue reading

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Are we heretics?

Here is a letter we received from someone that we had met some time ago, when we were in another country sharing the teachings of Jesus. We had quite a number of meet-ups with this person, as well as some … Continue reading

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“Followers, Not Admirers”

(Another installment of Kierkegaard that is sure to shake things up!)   It is well known that Christ consistently used the expression “follower.” He never asks for admirers, worshippers, or adherents. No, he calls disciples. It is not adherents of … Continue reading

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Why is wealth “unrighteous?”

“I tell you, use worldly wealth to gain friends for yourselves, so that when it is gone, you will be welcomed into eternal dwellings.” (Luke 16:9).  “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and … Continue reading

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