Tag Archives: John 3:16

On ”Lording” Over Women: Does Genesis 3:16 Override John 3:16? And What of The Great Commission?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila THE TRAGEDY I am prompted to post this commentary today because of what has been exposed about the teachings promulgated by those involved in a neo-patriarchal belief system wherein men are presumed to be “kings, priests, and … Continue reading

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RX for Spiritual Angst (Encouragement/Inspirational)

Phyllis Nissila “Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.” [1] I’ve been meditating on kindness also known as grace, forgiveness, compassion, … Continue reading

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God’s Masterpiece (Inspirational/Devotional)

Phyllis Nissila THE ART MUSEUM I recently visited The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Texas, where my daughter lives. I was impressed by the expanse and variety of creative expression in the galleries. My education in art is limited … Continue reading

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Good Friday Justice (Devotional)

Phyllis Nissila Here is a story I heard about two famous evangelists. At the outset of his ministry, evangelist B worked for evangelist A. At one point, evangelist B violated company policy regarding a serious issue; however, evangelist A agonized … Continue reading

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In Your Face or in Your Heart: Who’s Tracking You (2)? (Devotional)

Phyllis Nissila IN YOUR FACE Gaming geeks tell us your cell or iPhone could soon help regulate your feelings; it could become your (virtual) “emotional coach”. Technology experts on a recent C-Span program described how those little cameras in communication … Continue reading

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Spiritual Food Deserts

Phyllis Nissila According to Wikipedia, a “food desert” is “any area in the industrialized world where healthy, affordable food is difficult to obtain. Food deserts are prevalent in rural as well as urban areas […] (they) are associated with a … Continue reading

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