“When Christians ‘borrow’ parts of sacred Indigenous American ceremonies, commercially exploit them, imitate them, and put their trust in them instead of in God, they both disobey God and disrespect the sacred beliefs and traditions of that other culture.”
Netflix’s fictional Messiah is controversial. It is inspired by religious beliefs, including Jewish, Islamic, and Christian prophecies. People read into it what they desire or fear the most from religion, I suppose, depending on the person and their religious background. I doubt if any two people respond to it in an identical way. For some, Netflix’s…Read more »
“Wherever your treasure is, there your heart and thoughts will be also.”
“A life unfulfilled is a reflection of one’s failure to collaborate with God; an unfulfilled life is indicative of placing one’s faith in ourselves or worldly things, not God.”
“Science has proven what people of faith have experienced for thousands of years. That is, that in addition to glorifying God, gratitude’s benefits are huge — in both a spiritual and nonspiritual context.”
“Recognizing our soul’s vulnerability and protecting ourselves from attack in the spiritual world is similar to recognizing and protecting ourselves from cyber-attack in the virtual world.”
It is through our faith in Christ that we glorify God.