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There is a statement used frequently in our ministry: we honor all paths that teach love. I know that the path of Christianity is one where hundreds of Americans find something, probably a commonality of belief with many others. It is a place to be. It is a place to belong. That is good. However, it is also a place where many find what they think is a truth and they look no further. They stall themselves on the path to unfoldment. Many have moved away from the religion becaus
The Word Posted on January 8, 2016 by Rev. Jim Yeaw • Leave a comment In the beginning was the Word,[a] and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. This is a key scripture in Christian tradition giving us some idea as to the first century concept of God. The writer of John uses the term, “In the beginning.” We can really only think in terms of time, but God, being timeless, has no beginning. We as eternal souls and as spiritual beings also are eternal. So, “in the beginn
American Bishop Explains How Religion is Made-Up & Used to Control People
By Arjun Walia, Collective Evolution by ProgressiveChristianity.org on June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments Religion is a controversial topic, and I’d like to preface this article by saying that it is not my aim to belittle or diminish anyone’s beliefs. My problem is not with faith but with religion as an organization, which has been used as a means of control, to pit people against each other, and to incite terror and war. Religion in this context serves the purposes of many various gl