Rebel, Turn the Other Cheek or Both?

At the time of Jesus, a person of power (a "bully") will frequently, and quite often supported by the community backhand a person of lower class on their right cheek. This allowed the discipliner to hit them with their left hand. This was done to embarrass them and to assert authority and dominance. No one… Continue reading Rebel, Turn the Other Cheek or Both?

Tips For Studying the Bible

“Jesus said to her, “Mary!” She turned and said to Him in Hebrew, “Rabboni!” (which means, Teacher).”‭‭John‬ ‭20:16‬ ‭AMP‬‬ The English translations of the Bible have evolved so much since it’s Hebrew (Old Testament; with some portions of Daniel and Ezra in Aramaic) and Greek (New Testament) origin. It’s important to capture the context of… Continue reading Tips For Studying the Bible

Monotheism part 2: Is Your Belief Rooted in the Truth?

What is the Truth? “But the Helper (Comforter, Advocate, Intercessor—Counselor, Strengthener, Standby), the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name [in My place, to represent Me and act on My behalf], He will teach you all things. And He will help you remember everything that I have told you.” John 14:26 AMP… Continue reading Monotheism part 2: Is Your Belief Rooted in the Truth?