Tag: faith

Mar 19

Open Thought to: An AMAZING Story of Faith, Love and Courage!

  THE UNFOLDING OF A ROSE ON BRIDGE OF THE GODS ~ “I WAS CAPTIVATED FROM PAGE ONE!” ~ 5 STARS ~ by Barry Finlay, Award Winning Author/”Kilimanjaro and Beyond ~ A Life Changing Journey!” Mamie L. Smith in her book The Unfolding of a Rose opened my eyes to the weakness in my faith and to the …

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Jul 06

Open Thought to the Letters of Paul: A Messenger of Jesus Christ

“Saul, (Paul) yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord . . . . “(Acts 9: 1).   Paul is one of the most loyal followers of Jesus, but he was not always a follower.  In fact,  as Saul, he hunted down Christians and imprisoned them for daring to follow a …

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Feb 15

Open Thought Asks, “What Do you Mean When You Use the Word “HOPE?”

  Hope is a word used in conversation many times throughout the day:  “I hope to get married one day.  I hope to get finished with college in June.  I hope to be healed of this disease.  I hope, I hope I hope . . .  .”  What is expected when one hopes? Is hope a …

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