Archive for the ‘Aphorism’ Category

Credo #21: Works

Posted: May 3, 2012 in Aphorism, For brothers

– Don’t expect God to do your work. You will wait a loooooong time and may not see anything come of this.

– Don’t do yourself the work that is God’s to do. You are likely to get in His way.

Aphorism #1: The leading

Posted: June 17, 2011 in Aphorism, For brothers

You cannot turn the Holy Spirit’s leading on or off with your will.

Aphorism #2: The ritual

Posted: June 17, 2011 in Aphorism, For brothers

The satisfaction of ritual is a double edged sword.*

*That is, daily prayer or ritual tithing or fasting may help your life with God. It can also turn you into a Pharasaical prick.

Aphorism #3: Fear

Posted: June 16, 2011 in Aphorism, For brothers

If you are wise you will frequently ask Him to show you what you are afraid of.

It is not the most profound and life changing experience you can have. Truly.

You are no hero for bravely condemning someone with an honest and ernest question.

Bad Theology is a harsh taskmaster.