Should the Church Embrace Universal Reconciliation?
To Christian Parents of Gay Children
Christmas without the Trappings
October 13, 2019
Reflections by Bob Garbett
In Jewish folklore the baby leaves the womb because God softly beckons, woos and gently calls!
The ‘All Are Welcome’ sign, waiting on the outside as I make my exit from Church!
These signs appear in all the wrong places. Invitations can appear at exits...
June 24, 2019
When the Bible speaks of ALL, it is neither an option nor a grammatical error open for further interpretation or negotiation. It means everyone.
Christ is not the registered trade name or exclusive franchise of Christianity, just as water is not the...
March 22, 2019
Religious “beliefs” are important in that they serve an important function just like an instructional manual on how to fly is important.
However, once you have learned how to fly, the instruction manual is no longer needed - because it has served its...
February 19, 2019
A young woman was looking furiously through the collection of DVD’s at the local library.
She seemed agitated and distracted. “What are you looking for?”, an elderly man asked. “I have no idea!” she responded!
“Then how will you know if you’ve found...
January 28, 2019
Words from the wise man Jesus; “...consider the lily, see how it grows” (or why it grows!)
Consider the New Year’s resolutions of the resolute, yet disillusioned lily; “this year I will be whiter, taller, and stronger this year I vow to become much...
November 13, 2018
The term “salvation” within a Biblical context is truly comprehensive and inclusive. It is cosmic in its reach and there is no human being that has ever lived that is now, nor has ever been, not included.
All too often, salvation has been reduced dow...
June 7, 2018