Tag Archives: Jesus

What am I waiting for?

As a Christian, a follower of Jesus, I’m supposed to rely on the Bible as my rule of faith. Indeed I do. The Latin phrase, sola scriptura, is used to describe the doctrine to which most conservative Protestants ascribe: by … Continue reading

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I’ve been reading a book (actually, two books) by one of my heroes, Dr. Paul Farmer. Besides being co-founder of and active participant in an organization that is changing the world for the better, a teacher at Harvard Medical School, … Continue reading

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My Disabled Savior

One of the great consolations of the Christian faith is that our Savior has identified with us in our humanity. Jesus was God incarnate, forced to deal with all the foibles of the flesh. He feels our pain. One of … Continue reading

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On behalf of all people who claim allegiance to Jesus Christ but support Donald Trump for president, I want to apologize to the people of the United States and to God in Heaven. God knows they won’t apologize. I find … Continue reading

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Do you want to heal?

One time Jesus saw a disabled guy hanging around a pool that was supposed to magically heal people. This poor fellow had been sick for 38 years. Jesus, usually a pretty perceptive person, asked the man, “Do you want to … Continue reading

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My faith is a big part of how I deal with MS, just as it’s a big part of all I do. As the primary guide for the Christian faith, the Bible doesn’t say a lot about disability. But it … Continue reading

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Come to the feast…

I’m not a social man by nature. My privacy is precious to me. The idea of allowing dozens of people to invade my home is enough to send me scurrying for a closet. I’d been convinced at long last that … Continue reading

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