What is God like? How do we know?

"And this is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent." God has made humankind  in His image--with ability to reason and to choose our allegiances.  He has offered us Life in the knowledge of Him through Christ.  And He's  seen to the recording of … Continue reading What is God like? How do we know?

The Business of Life

It may happen to any of us at any moment.  In the twinkling of an eye, in a time too small to be measured, and in any place, all that seems to divide us from God can flee away, vanish, leaving us naked before Him, like the first man, like the only man as if … Continue reading The Business of Life

G.K. on “The Sin of Self-Confidence”

"Complete self-confidence is not merely a sin; complete self-confidence is a weakness.  Believing utterly in one's self is a hysterical and superstitious belief like believing in Joanna Southcote." --G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy, p.10 [Southcote was a self-proclaimed but deluded prophetess in late eighteenth century England]. When asked by a publisher friend: "Well, if a man is … Continue reading G.K. on “The Sin of Self-Confidence”