After being in the LDS Church for 30 years, I began reading the New Testament. What was there shocked me.
This is the story about Lynn, formerly a Mormon, and the miraculous intervention that took place in her family.
I’ve had a family member get connected to the Mormon Church. Myra’s outcome was not so wholesome as Lynn’s outcome. I am not sure Myra was a believer in the first place. The Mormon missionaries treated her badly and that lead to her demise. Today she is mentally unstable.
Lynn had a utopian existence in of all places Alpine, Utah.
That all began to change one day when she received a phone call from her son Micah.
Read more here.
Worship with me the Great and the Almighty God who sites on the throne in Heaven right now with the Son of God at the Father’s side interceding for His blessed children.
…they did this to my Savior!
Dr. Bart Ehrman to the Infidel Guy: “I think it matters what happened in history!” And what is he giving as evidence that people existed? Writings about them. “We have more evidence for Jesus than we do for anyone else from his time period.” (Bart Ehrman)
For the record: Dr. Bart Ehrman is an agnostic historian.
I am surprised the person making this video portrayed Dr Ehrman inside a Catholic or Orthodox church building. He is not found there very often.
I came upon an article I just had to read. A State of the Union: Progressive Christianity.
The article is a script of a Prof. Burklo of U. of Southern California. I am not sure the implications of “progressive” in his title–maybe he considers some of Christianity not progressive and also backwards? Ok, I will give him that. I find some believers somewhat backwards.
I went to the site of the church were this sermon was given, the United Church of Christ, Simi Valley, CA. I noted their core beliefs which I have listed below. I noted right off there is nothing about the person of Christ that is in the name of the church nor of the Bible, which is about that person. But here we go on values:
We Welcome the LGBT Community!
OK, good one UCC, we do too here in the deep South. We do not turn anyone away from the doors of our church, also “red and yellow, black and white” they are all precious in His site. We believe that as well. Read more of this post