Reflections on “Bruce Almighty” 2003. It is a cliché that won’t die whatever can go wrong will. The comedy Bruce Almighty exploits this contrivance proving that this cliché is not dead, at least not in the movies and more so with human nature.
A great danger is authority and ignorance.
He may have the entire world against him, but one or two friends makes a world of a difference.
Is it true–that one can still worship God in hell? It based on a verse in the Bible where one reads into the verse without the context. The verse being that “if I made my abode in the depths, you would still be there”. Which means, they claim, God’s presence can still be felt in… Read More A difference between progressive and orthodox teaching
Devotional thought for the day is to let it go to God. Go to Jesus and tell him everything that you’ve hidden. Jesus cares.
What I’m thinking devotionally are about four strands of thought, one of which is creative design, like why is our environment conducive to having two hands?
What’s on my mind devotionally this week is a verse of scripture that is in the gospel. Jesus said: “Better to enter into life maimed than to have you whole body thrown into hell.” The spiritual life Jesus offers is also an antidote to feeling left behind in life.
What a disaster before me! I might have thought of a gospel verse because of hearing about all the slew of events taking place in the world and how the world is crumbling but is this a reaction to media input or reality. Not only are there stories on major disasters, but people caught up… Read More What’s on my mind devotionally
Eventually got around to writing a devotional this week, and am thinking about how to publish the devotions I have, as one publisher cannot work with me due to their way of doing things (i.e. delivery of renumeration), so have thought of self-publishing e-books. But I will check out traditional publishers first to see if… Read More Update: devotional writing
The creation Six days unveiled the fresh green earth, the deep blue sea; A display to behold of cosmic beauty. Land and ocean rising in symphony. At the end of each day, God’s greatness turned a page And the earth resounded in God’s good grace. God’s own, Adam and Eve, agreed; and… Read More Creation chorus: begin again
The lengths one goes to for self-redemption and to be loved. Film diary # 3, 1986/1987.
What was the point of pretending to be a black man in college and when ‘good’ company corrupts bad character. Film diary 1986/1987 #2
Thinking about what matters, one pauses to contemplate the soul and the eternal values.
There is a book I saw, a children’s version perhaps, called The Seven Deadly Sins. The cover had a knight fighting off the snake, a picture of fighting off the primeval temptation that comes to everyone. There is also something called The Seven Heavenly Virtues which I thought is a great way to organize behaviour.
Sickness can be a time for reflection.