The spiritual connection

A Lego Movie Review – All that Glitters is Not Gold

The LEGO Movie: All that glitters is not gold.   Table of Contents THE GLITTER 1    THE BASIC PLOT 2   GNOSTICISM 4   SYMBOLS. 7   THE EVIDENCE 9   The Names: 9   The Horns of Moloch: 9   The Star of Ishtar: 10   Emmet’s mind 12   Magic Wand Inserted into Fish Mouth 13   Left Only […]

Latent Power of the Soul – Watchman Nee

I have some thoughts regarding Watchman Nee’s Latent Power of the Soul. I read the book about 3 years ago, and it impacted me greatly. I have come to the conclusion that it is a book that every Christian should read, as I think it is essential for understanding these times. Without going in depth, […]

Return of the Chimera

One has to wonder where some of the ancient ideas came from when it comes to creations like the centaur and minotaur.  Were they simply the stuff of imagination, of ‘fairy tales’, of bedtime stories? I think of the phrase at the Tower of Babel, when God said ‘and now nothing they have imagined they […]

Prepare.

March 9, 2009 On March 7, David Wilkerson wrote what he called an urgent message. To summarize, he writes, “AN EARTH-SHATTERING CALAMITY IS ABOUT TO HAPPEN. IT IS GOING TO BE SO FRIGHTENING, WE ARE ALL GOING TO TREMBLE – EVEN THE GODLIEST AMONG US.” About two years ago, my wife and I began a […]

Preserving humanity The idea that humans are to be considered special is more vulnerable than you would think Photograph by: Chung Sung-Jun, Getty Images, Citizen Special By Margaret Somerville, Citizen Special August 20, 2010 (The Ottawa Citizen) ___________________________________________________________________________________ Wrestling with difficult questions is routine work for ethicists. But some are much more difficult than others. […]

The Growing Tree of Knowledge

There’s a famous story we all know that goes like this. A woman lived in this beautiful place. Everything she had need of was there. She was in love with her husband, and with her God. She was content, for all her needs and wants were met, even though there was one restriction – she […]