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Christianity

The Christian 'hope' that I find myself being able to get behind (NT Wright), is the belief that the Kingdom of Heaven will be here on earth and it will be a righting of creation's intention.  It won't be up in the sky or some "other" place.  This kind of...

God: You didn't think that just because you got a job that all your problems were solved did you?? Me: Ummm well, kind of.  I mean, not completely, but yea it mostly felt that way. God: Bwaaaaaahaaaaaa! That is hilarious! Me: Geeze, you don't have to laugh for crying out loud.  I thought...

From Viktor Frankl's The Will to Meaning: Foundations and Applications of Logotherapy The unconditional faith in an unconditional meaning may turn the complete failure into a heroic triumph. That this is possible has not only been demonstrated by many a patient in our days but also by a peasant who lived...

Paul Tillich on "Our Ultimate Concern" in The Essential Tillich: Why are the many things about which we are concerned connected with worry and anxiety? We give them our devotion, our strength, our passion and we must do so; otherwise we would not achieve anything. Why, then, do they make us...

I grew up in a Christian home. Not just any Christian home but a first generation born-again Christian home which meant my parents were quite zealous about it. I considered myself a Christian for quite awhile and then things began to just sort of "fizzle out" after I had gone...