Theology has been on the forefront of my mind and heart as of late. Theology is simply the study of (ology) God (theo). How much we have added to this word! Would it shock you to hear that I have bad theology? What if I told you, you did as well?
Over the past week, I’ve had quite a few conversations with our hosts and friends here in Mexico about words and their meanings. In Spanish (and in english) some words mean multiple things in different settings (or contexts). For example, Real
Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy-seven times.
One of the biggest revelations of my entire life happened the day I realized the ploy of the enemy to keep me in this battle of right and wrong internally and that there was no escape until heaven. If you want to get what I mean read
“I just don’t get it.” The common response to people viewing abstract art. What does this statement actually say? Maybe, “I don’t know what the painting is” or “It doesn’t fit my paradigm of what art is or what ‘beauty’ is”
This journey sometimes gets hard. My faith is usually fine unless it gets tested. When the rubber hits the road then I start to see some of the weak areas. Walking with Jesus is so rich but also hard in many ways. Time and time again