Delusion of Grandeur occurs from a mental disorder inside someone’s head while an illusion is a perception interpreted by the senses different from that of reality. Our reality is perceived thru famous people, news, culture, and politics. My spin on this topic is that the famous people within our culture give us an illusion of what is truth. You start to perceive that if you … [Read more...] about Illusions of Grandeur
Too much when we discuss sin to others we water down the truth. We do this because of a fear of triggering an emotional response. Also, there is a fear of losing a connection to the other person as well as a fear of losing someone close to you. When we preach from the Word of God we should not fear a reaction from someone else. God’s word is convicting them. Many times, we feel … [Read more...] about The Response to Truth
I am lost I go day to day trying to find purpose I struggle to hold on to each pleasure Each pleasure is fleeting never holding on I am not holding on I go day to day trying to find love I try to find my worth thru the eyes of others My eyes in the mirror is never enough I am not holding on I search to heal I find the Truth of … [Read more...] about I am Lost
There is a tendency to pick small snippets of scripture to create a narrative in the church. Many pastors have a specific topic in church and quickly find verses with the keywords they are using for the message on any given Sunday. They say they are using verses so automatically they believe they are preaching the truth. Let’s start with a specific verse I used in my first blog … [Read more...] about Scripture Hopping
We all like to think that we are right. Even when the bible clearly tells us we are wrong in a lot of circumstances. We let our own emotions blind us from the truth of every situation. If someone sinned against you that doesn’t mean you have the right to sin against them as a reaction. Also, when an idea or thought sounds good that doesn’t equate to truth. Many times, truth is … [Read more...] about Is God’s Truth the same as your Truth?