Monthly Archives: June 2012

Thought For The Day 06/16/12

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Dubito, Ergo Cogito, Ergo Sum

“I doubt, therefore I think, therefore I am”

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Portrait by Frans Hals

1648

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Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it by the handle of anxiety, or by the handle of faith.

Author Unknown

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René Descartes who was born March 31st, 1596 and who died February 11th, 1650, was perhaps one of the most brilliant as well as enlightened men of his day, and a genius in not just philosophy but in mathematics and theology, as well. Know as the “Father of Modern Philosophy”, this devout Catholic sought to open the eyes of the world to embrace that science and scientific achievement could live and exist along side of faith, a stand staunchly resisted in his day. This is why many of his brilliant works were censured by the church. He tried, through his treatises “Meditations”, to prove the existence of God and held that since God could not err but man was capable of error, that was simply because man did not really understand all of what God’s plan was for our existence. I wonder then, that he did not alter the phrase which we associate most with him “Cogito Ergo Sum” aka “I Think Therefore I Am” (the complete text which appears in the title above) to “Credo Ergo Sum” which is “I Believe Therefore I Am“. I like this which seems to fall more within the lilting pattern of Descartes’ original, although with Latin, since ambiguity does not exist and “I Believe” might not mean a belief in God, perhaps we need to consider this alternative, “I Believe in God, Therefore I Am“, translated as “Crede Deum Ergo Sum“. (By the way, that small act, my friends, has given me a migraine as I struggled to remember back 40 years to my Latin classes in school.)

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My point is that René was a man of extraordinary faith and yet he is remembered more for his achievements in Philosophy, which even today, form the basis for most of the accepted thought in this specialty, rather than his achievements in theology. And I don’t know for certain, but considering the sheer amount of time and mental brainpower he dedicated to trying to prove the existence of God (or at least trying to get man to accept that both Science and Faith can be embraced without somehow undermining the importance of either one), it seems like his greatest genius lays in the realm of theology.

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Now whatever you choose to believe his greatest gifts were, for me, he was the one person that paved the way for much of what has made me the person I am. I have a scientific mind. As a nurse working in the field of healing, I had to see things in the shades of black and white that science lets those that heal others, borrow and run with. Conversely, as a person of faith, I embrace the philosophy that all serves His plan for us as we live on earth. We no more declare the absolutes for the life we lead than one can state with absolute certainty that man can breathe underwater unassisted! It is that simple and that complex. It is this piece that allowed me to work with those that are dying. As a member of the scientific community, I evaluated and altered treatments to keep the people I was caring for comfortable. If I could give them another day where they could feel the sun’s rays on their face, then I had done the medical part I needed to do. However, the curing part…..that’s another story. Yes, believe with all your heart that a cure is possible but understand that it will most likely not happen as a result of any overt act performed by the hand of man. Turn your fear and worry over to the one for whom all of these miracles rest. Believe, as I do, in the motto “Crede Deum Ergo Sum“, and trust in God that His plan for our lives is what is best for us. It is all that any of us can do, really!

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Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.

Proverbs 3:5 ESV

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Thought For The Day 06/15/12

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“Mars” and “Venus”

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Dan “Mars” & Mandy “Venus” Bruscella

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 There is more difference within the sexes than between them.

Ivy Compton- Burnett

http://www.quotegarden.com/feminism.html

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received via email 06/13/12

Author Unknown

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A woman arrived at the Gates of Heaven. While she was waiting for Saint Peter to greet her, she peeked through the gates. She saw a beautiful banquet table. Sitting all around were her parents and all the other people she had loved and who had died before her.

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They saw her and began calling greetings to her. “Hello – How are you! We’ve been waiting for you! Good to see you.”

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When Saint Peter came by, the woman said to him, “This is such a wonderful place! How do I get in?”

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“You have to spell a word,” Saint Peter told her. “Which word?” the woman asked.

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“Love.”

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The woman correctly spelled ‘Love’, and Saint Peter welcomed her into Heaven.

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About a year later, Saint Peter came to the woman and asked her to watch the Gates of Heaven for him that day.

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While the woman was guarding the Gates of Heaven, her husband arrived.

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I’m surprised to see you,” the woman said. “How have you been?”

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“Oh, I’ve been doing pretty well since you died,” her husband told her.

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“I married the beautiful young nurse who took care of you while you were ill. And then I won the multi-state lottery. I sold the little house you and I lived in and bought a huge mansion. And my wife and I traveled all around the world. We were on vacation in Cancun and I went water skiing today. I fell and hit my head, and here I am. What a bummer! How do I get in?”

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“You have to spell a word,” the woman told him.

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“Which word?” her husband asked.

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” Czechoslovakia ..”

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Moral of the story:

Never make a woman angry… There will be Hell to pay Later!

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I am a women and in case you never noticed, the adage “Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus” is one of the most accurate descriptions to explain the differences in not just the emotional psyche but mental and perceptual capacities that exist between the sexes. We are as different as night and day. I use Dan and me as case in point. Dan is a big picture guy. Most men are. He notices only huge differences in things and then, only when they come over and jump on his head. Me, on the other hand, I notice the smallest change or alteration in something. And even when that change is but the faintest whiff of a promise of what is to come, I still seem to somehow, intuitively sense that something different is on the horizon. So now I must wonder whether “Mars” and “Venus” can both view matters of faith the same way?

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Women by their very essence as the more empathetic and sensitive of the sexes might seem to have a greater capacity for faith than their male counterpart. However, if you embrace the literal approach to the things the Bible states, women were always relegated to a more subservient place, not just within the family, but within the way faith was practiced. Women, except for a select few matriarchs, were rarely mentioned by name in the Bible. And the covenant formed between God and the Israelites, which bound both men and women in its intent, required that men act to assure that the members of his household (wives, children, and slaves) uphold it principles. In other words, women were bound to obey, but only indirectly.

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If there is one absolute that history has taught us, it is that things are constantly evolving. And if there can be anything discerned about life views today, it must be the eradication of sexual distinctions that have occurred during the gender revolution of the last 75 years. And I embrace the view that, while God created men and women differently, in reality, He created us as equals with a few gender defined differences such as childbearing. I believe men and women are equal in intelligence, dignity and worth, and as such, are both full members of the body of Christ, and with all that entails. And as such, we all must, each sex, grow in our faith, and use our gifts of spirituality to the best of our abilities, for the betterment of humankind!

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26 Then God said, “Let us   make mankind   in our image,   in our likeness, so that they may rule   over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky,   over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.”

27 So God created  mankind  in his own image, in the image of God  he created them; male and female  he created them.

28 God blessed them and said to them,“Be fruitful and increase in number;  fill the earth  and subdue it. Rule over  the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground. ”

Genesis 1:26-28 NIV

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Thought For The Day 06/14/12

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Frenimies?

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If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends – you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.

Alice Duer

http://www.quotegarden.com/gossip.html

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I posted this picture to my “MandysPath” Ministry Facebook page yesterday and I could not help but think about the word “Frenemy” even as I was contemplating the message the picture held. Now while you might just think the word “Frenemy” is a product of the 21st century tendency to create new words to explain the complex social issues of the day for which there is no existing definition, in fact, according to Wikipedia, this term was found to have been in use as early as 1953. But for those out there for whom it is being read for the first time, a “Frenemy” (AKA frienemy) is a portmanteau, which is a combination of two (or more) words into one new word. In this case, it is a combining of “friend” and “enemy” and has been explained as either one of two things. A “Frenemy” may be an enemy who, for reasons of their own, chooses to disguise their true motives and then insinuate themselves into your life disguised as a friend. Can we all say a “wolf in sheep’s clothing”? A “Frenemy” may also be someone who is truly a friend but is, in some way, a rival, such as occurs in the professional arena of entertainment. I am reminded of the relationship between Paris Hilton and Nicole Ritchie or even the wrestlers of the W.W.E. as a prime example of this type of relationship.

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My point here is that I have a really hard time accepting this type of behavior in anyone. For me, once you have been my friend, you now are and always will be, my friend. Once you have entered my good graces, it takes nothing less than a total betrayal to lose my friendship. And while there are some out there who groan at some of the things I put to print, I never “mix my metaphors” when it comes to the realities of how I live my life. With me, I am pretty open and honest. What you see is what you get and I find that I expect the same of the people I have chosen to become part of my intimate circle of friends. I do not insist that you always open your heart to me but if you choose to, do not present me with half-truths or evasions! And I guess I am not alone. The Bible has a lot to say about friendships and also provides some pretty honest assessments regarding things like false friends which is the term used to describe a “Frenemy” back then. Many of these quotes are from Proverbs. How about this one from Proverbs 16:28: “A troublemaker plants seeds of strife; gossip separates the best of friends.” Or how about Proverbs 13:20: “He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm.” Or how about one that’s not from Proverbs. Let’s try this one from 1 John 4:1: “Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world.”

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Now I do not know about the rest of you, but that is why I always hold that we need to not just choose carefully the people we want to be part of our hearts, but that once we do, we need to cultivate and nurture and provide sustenance for our garden of friends. We take care of our gardens, carefully coaxing each bloom to not just life but beauty, as well. Don’t we owe those friends we cherish the same nurturing, devotion and tender and loving care?

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When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you. 

African Proverb

http://www.quotegarden.com/confidence.html

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Thought For The Day 06/13/12

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Turn! Turn! Turn!

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http://vertical.typepad.com/photos/uncategorized/2007/09/21/seasons_change_4.jpg

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He who rejects change is the architect of decay.  The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery. 

Harold Wilson

http://quotegarden.com/change.html

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I might just be the worst person on the face of the Earth when it comes to embracing change. Me, “Turn! Turn! Turn!”? Yea, sure! I would rather get a root canal or clean the bathroom than alter my path in life one iota! My life is comfortable for me, like a pair of well-worn jeans, that have somehow molded themselves to my more than ample curves so that even a dousing in hot water can’t and won’t alter their shape one little bit. Why then is it so hard for me to sometimes distinguish the difference between what it is I want to do, what it is I can do and what it is I should do?

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I sometimes think that I am waging an ongoing battle between my imagination and my good old common sense sides every day. My imagination side is the part of me that scopes out the risk in every endeavor I attempt and when the risk seems just a tad to big, it is the side of me that puts on the emergency brakes so that I am protected from the dangers some of my actions are fraught with. Now when I was young and had not yet tasted many of life’s more bitter moments, I was all about pushing the envelope. In fact, most young people are just like that. They have a need to see just how far they can rebel before the reality of the situation stops them dead in their tracks. And, as long as the risk doesn’t REALLY kill us, this is a necessary piece of what it is we need to have happen so that we can learn everything we are truly capable of doing. Then suddenly we grow older and the common sense side of us begins to take over more and more the coloring of the events in our lives. It dictates the shades of paint we need to use based on what picture of normalcy rests in our heads as a result of our life-long learning experiences. We see with our eyes that grass is green and so when we decide to pain our masterpiece, we choose green for grass. Common sense is safe and keeps us firmly navigating away from the rocks and shallows that might just strand us as we travel.

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The thing to remember is that we first must have a plan for where we would like to see ourselves traveling and how it is we plan on making the trip. Now for people of faith, there can be no clearer and well-defined roadmap than that of the Bible. We are lucky that God has already given us some of the rules for living our lives in a way that does not just honor Him, but ourselves, as well! We must all remember to look at the moral compass He has given to us, which keeps us heading in the right direction. We must assure that our goals mirror the value system that our faith has written into our lives. If you can ask yourself whether what you hope to accomplish is honest, decisive, filled with integrity, maintains your loyalty to others as well as yourself, and is something that will help you to achieve true satisfaction and happiness, then you most likely will find yourself with a clear eye and an open mind, happily looking forward to the next chapter in your life! And even better, you will be making that journey knowing it is one that God has endorsed! After all, we can not stop the world from turning!

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To see a You Tube video of Turn! Turn!, the link below!

http://youtu.be/fHvf20Y6eoM

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Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”  

Joshua 1:9 ESV      

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Thought For The Day 06/12/12

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Who Steers Our Ship?

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I don’t normally repeat my blogs. In fact, I don’t think I ever have and I have written somewhere in the neighborhood of 450 of them since March, 2011. Some were OK. Some were good and a couple were great. That is the way it is even when most of us don our thinking caps. Not every thought we each have during our waking moments is one of pure inspiration, as much as we might like to think it is, although I must say that I have had a few dreams where I rival some of the greatest inventors of all times with my creative genius! Now back to my blogs. The blog I want to repeat and share is one of my better ones and is very timely. Lately I have had a number of friends (and family) that have suffered the illness and declining of loved ones. Some of these loved ones have left this world while others have recovered. However, the decision for the path we are all destined to take is not our own to determine and sometimes we need a reminder of that fact. Also, I have many new fans of my blogs that may have missed this one the first time around. So here it is, once more. I hope it touches you as much as it touched me the day I wrote it!

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As Time Goes “Bye”…..

(Thought For The Day 03/16/12)

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A man’s dying is more the survivors’ affair than his own. 

Thomas Mann

 “The Magic Mountain”

http://www.quotegarden.com/death.html

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There comes a time when all of us must face something that can be so painful to bear, it feels to us like our very heart has been snatched away, as if by some thief in the night. We look around, helpless, confused, not knowing which way it is we must turn. We ask of each other if there is something….anything….that we can do to change the current course of events, and when we realize the answer is NO, we are left feeling impotent and empty and sad. And when this confusion involves the life threatening illness of special people in our lives, it can be nearly impossible to accept that there are simply some things that happen that are completely beyond our capacity to fix and make better. Indeed, it is as instinctive for us to want to make it all better for those we love, as it is for us to draw breath. But like most things that come into our lives, the time we share with those we love so much is finite. And while in our lifetime, those milliseconds shared feel like an eternity, in the general course of what it is that measures time in the universe, the same experience is but a drop in the bucket.

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Even for those of us who have devoted, what seems like a lifetime of years working with people who are terminally ill, when the chicken comes home to roost, so to speak, all those years and years of education and training and saying just the right thing at the right time, seems to fly right out the window. And then we, like anyone else, stumble and stammer and cry our way through the same exact heart-break and grief the rest of the world experiences. I know. Having been there several times, myself, knowing what my head tells me and then feeling what it is that my heart feels, makes for a decision as fraught with confusion and angst as the one that necessitated King Solomon to judge and decree that the only solution for the two women each laying claim to the newborn babe, would be to cut the baby in half and give half of the child to each woman (1Kings 3: 16-28)! And just as it was that the true and rightful mother turned to King Solomon and renounced her claim to the child, so it is that we must renounce our claim to manage the life force of the one we love, and turn the matter back to the true Father….the only one who is in control of the true destiny of all of mankind. It is when we are able to do this that we really set free the spirit of those we love to seek out the path that they must follow. And sometimes that path leads to the light. And sometimes it doesn’t. But the course is no longer ours to determine. And this is as it should be!

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Swan Song

written by: Amanda Pierce Bruscella

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I lie in wait as gentle lips caress my feverish brow,

And lend their comfort to my soul that all is calm for now.

But I will trust my Lord and King with all that is within,

That He will keep me safe from harm as day time light grows dim.

And should my waking be no more, of that I will not fear

As I draw closely once again to one I love so dear,

Who seeks to wrap me in His arms and carry me to my home

He shares His glory with my soul while I sit by His throne.

So fear not, all who love me so, with hands clasped to my breast,

Because I know our time is borrowed and time flies by so fast!

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What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun.

Ecclesiastes 1:9 (NIV)

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Thought For The Day 06/11/12

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Can We All Say AMEN?

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Let there be peace on earth, and let it begin with me!

Seymour Miller & Jill Jackson

 “Let There Be Peace on Earth,” 1955

http://www.quotegarden.com/peace.html

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I was thinking today about all of the diverse denominations that comprise the body we refer to collectively as the Protestant family of churches! And even when we consider there are but a handful of major denominations including Lutheran, Anglican, Presbyterian, Methodist and Baptist, when you extend to scope to include Brethren, Friends (Quakers), Pentecostal, Charismatic, Restoration, Apostolic and the African initiated churches, to name but a few, the list begins to become mind-boggling. (For the purposes of this blog, I am not even considering the non-trinitarian groups.) Did you know that it is believed there are somewhere in the neighborhood of 33,000 denominations? All of these faiths, different in not just their applications but in some of their doctrines as well, and yet all united against recognizing the universal authority of Rome and the Papacy. And when you consider that the very definition of Protestantism, and the fact that the root foundation for the word is from the Latin, protestantem, meaning one who publicly declares or protests, you must come to the conclusion that those of us who are of this branch of faith, are most probably the first group of organized protestors known to the world! Now I don’t know about you, but the picture of Martin Luther in a tie-dyed t-shirt suddenly comes to mind.

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It could not have been easy breaking away from the absolutes of Roman Catholicism, but tied together by a desire to make matters of faith make sense to a people, a group of men emerged as the leaders of the Protestant Reformation. Suddenly, people began following the teachings of Martin Luther, John Calvin, Ulrich Zwingli and John Knox, as they sought to remove some of the mysteries of faith espoused by the Papacy. In other words, people were beginning to question Rome’s unique authority to interpret scripture and to establish doctrine as well as the claim of Papal infallibility when speaking “ex cathedra” or in the exercise of his office as pastor and teacher of all Christians. And so, armed with plans for the things that they believed needed to be amended, the five essential doctrines of the Protestant Reformation were drafted. They are:

  1. “Sola Scriptura,” or Scripture Alone: This affirms the Biblical doctrine that the Bible alone is the sole authority for all matters of faith and practice. Scripture and Scripture alone is the standard by which all teachings and doctrines of the church must be measured. As Martin Luther so eloquently stated when asked to recant on his teachings, “Unless I am convinced by Scripture and plain reason – I do not accept the authority of the popes and councils, for they have contradicted each other – my conscience is captive to the Word of God. I cannot and I will not recant anything for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. God help me. Amen.”
  2. “Sola Gratia,” Salvation by Grace Alone: This affirms the Biblical doctrine that salvation is by God’s grace alone and that we are rescued from His wrath by His grace alone. God’s grace in Christ is not merely necessary, but is the sole efficient cause of salvation. This grace is the supernatural work of the Holy Spirit that brings us to Christ by releasing us from our bondage to sin and raising us from spiritual death to spiritual life.
  3. “Sola Fide,” Salvation by Faith Alone: This affirms the Biblical doctrine that justification is by grace alone through faith alone because of Christ alone. It is by faith in Christ that His righteousness is imputed to us as the only possible satisfaction of God’s perfect justice.
  4. “Solus Christus,” In Christ Alone: This affirms the Biblical doctrine that salvation is found in Christ alone and that His sinless life and substitutionary atonement alone are sufficient for our justification and reconciliation to God the Father. The gospel has not been preached if Christ’s substitutionary work is not declared, and if faith in Christ and His work is not solicited.
  5. “Soli Deo Gloria, For the Glory of God Alone: This affirms the Biblical doctrine that salvation is of God and has been accomplished by God for His glory alone. It affirms that as Christians we must glorify Him always, and must live our entire lives before the face of God, under the authority of God, and for His glory alone.

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Now I am Protestant. I also happen to be married to a Roman Catholic who, interestingly, once attended Cathedral College in Manhattan, which is a Roman Catholic seminary. When we married, we made sure our marriage was recognized by both the Roman Catholic and Methodist churches. We underwent classes with Dan’s Parish priest, the Marriage Banns were read, and I promised to raise my children as Roman Catholics. We obtained the dispensations of faith and of canonical form. I only returned to my Protestant roots when my husband decided to abstain from involvement in matters of faith for the children, allowing me to make the final the decision regarding what doctrines we would teach them. I am just as comfortable attending mass as I am attending services. But in my heart, even today, I question many of the teachings of Roman Catholicism, preferring the doctrines I was reared to believe in. I come by this honestly enough. My family, more generations ago than I can count, was part of the first settlers to emigrate to the New World, having fled Mother England, in search of a place where they could practice their Protestant beliefs freely and openly, without fear of reprisal or censure. I am the product of a lineage of religious refugees and protestors who asked only that they be allowed to freely worship the way that their heart, their mind and their spirit led them to!

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12 Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.

1 Timothy 4:12  NIV

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Thought For The Day 06/10/12

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The Breath-Taking Moments Of Life

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A joyful heart is the inevitable result of a heart burning with love. 

Mother Teresa

http://quotegarden.com/love.html

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When thinking about those moments in life that leave us breathless, how can it not be LOVE that is first brought to mind? LOVE! A four letter word that no one would ever find the need of censuring from the lips of any who utter its message of all-encompassing endearments! LOVE builds families, communities and nations, binding hearts together so that in its unity, all manner of obstacles become nothing more than a pebble along life’s path!

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Now perhaps I have LOVE on the brain! I am feeling the joy of LOVE‘s perfect kiss in a relationship that has born it’s share of heartache over the years. From the lowest point that came from illness that threatened to snatch that LOVE from my grasp, to the highest, most euphoric joy that was born not once but twice, as together, Dan and I shared the miracle of new life’s first cry, for 37 years we have stood shoulder to shoulder, united together as a team. I know I am lucky but it is much more than luck that brought me to this place in life! It was the hand of divine intervention! How could it be anything but the miracle granted to me by God’s active involvement in my very human world?

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I do not believe in chance. Believing in chance pre-supposes no control, direction or purpose for the events that happen in our lives. I prefer, instead, to see as everything occurring for a specific purpose. I prefer believing that everything that happens does so for the betterment of not just me and my life, but for the human race, as well. We see this in the every day miracles we witness continually. And just because they can not be replicated by the scientific community does not invalidate or disprove their existence. After all, logic can not begin to explain the powerful and infinitely superior realm that is to be found in spirituality nor is it likely that God would even allow for the evidentiary proof of His existence, anyway!

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To serve the Lord God with gladness and appreciate the many gifts He has bestowed upon us, fulfills the very purpose of man’s existence. And our ability to live, function and thrive in the spiritual realm is just as firmly connected to our understanding of His word and then being able to connect the message to living our lives! God knew that man needed companionship to grow and thrive. He made it very clear from His earliest inspired word penned by unknown authors although usually attributed to Moses, that man was unhappy in the Garden despite having all that he could possibly want….ALMOST! You see, life alone without a “helpmeet” was a very lonely and unsatisfying existence for Adam, and, despite the later occurrences of betrayal by the consumption of the forbidden fruit and subsequent loss of grace, I have no doubt that the bond that was formed between these two was as strong as is the bond Dan and I share today! After all, both fulfill His purpose for the world as we each know it to exist! And what Adam and Eve began, continued throughout the texts of the Bible. It certainly worked for Abraham and Sarah, Isaac and Rebekah, Jacob and Rachel, Boaz and Ruth, Elkanah and Hannah, David and Abigail, Hosea and Gomer, and King Xerxes and Esther! Yes indeed, LOVE, past, present and future, has the magical capacity to render the one experiencing its magic, breathless!

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Seasons Of Love lyrics

Larson, Jonathan D

Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes

Five hundred twenty-five thousand moments so dear

Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes

How do you measure, measure a year?

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In daylights, in sunsets

In midnights, in cups of coffee

In inches, in miles, in laughter, in strife

In five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes

How do you measure, a year in the life?

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How about love?

How about love?

How about love?

Measure in love

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Seasons of love

Seasons of love

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Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes

Five hundred twenty-five thousand journeys to plan

Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes

How do you measure the life of a woman or a man?

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In truths that she learned

Or in times that he cried

In bridges he burned

Or the way that she died

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It’s time now, to sing out

Though the story never ends

Let’s celebrate

Remember a year in the life of friends

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Remember the love

(Oh, you got to, you got to remember the love)

Remember the love

(You know that life is a gift from up above)

Remember the love

(Share love, give love, spread love)

Measure in love

(Measure, measure your life in love)

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Seasons of love

Seasons of love

(Measure your life, measure you life in love)

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Click for the You Tube video of this song!

http://youtu.be/UvyHuse6buY

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Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD.

Leviticus 19:18

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