I often ask myself - what is wrong with being "truly spiritual." I hear so often how everyone is a "Christian" but when you truly start demonstrating the knowledge and courage to speak those things that Jesus Christ spoke - it is often ensue with a negative reaction. I have deep emotions and compassion for everyone that experience some kind of pain or suffering and I also respect and acknowledge we all respond differently.
It is so refreshing to be able to have a truly spiritual…Continue
Added by Diamond on May 19, 2012 at 6:45pm — No Comments
As we know, the time to appreciate life or someone's life should not be at death. While we are alive we need to celebrate "our life" which means to be thankful that we are here and to love all those around us who will one day pass away to death. Let's love them now and tell them all of the loving thoughts we have of them (1 John 4:8).
Truly celebrating life is to treasure it now...for the dead is conscious of "nothing." So while we are here and in the now - love as you never loved…Continue
Added by Diamond on May 18, 2012 at 10:16pm — No Comments
Death is not the original purpose for mankind. God's purpose was to have mankind to live under perfect conditions in Paradise. The pain and suffering we experience with the lost of our love one does not originate with God's plan in the beginning.
However, due to mankind disobedience we now sin, grow old and die. These conditions will also change - as there will be a resurrection of all those in the memorial tomb (John 5:28, 29). We all have the opportunity to gain knowledge and…Continue
Added by Diamond on May 18, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Death to some is the finality of one's life. However, the Bible holds firm a hope of restoring earth and mankind back to God's original purpose. The Dead, are not suffering but is as in a deep-sleep. (Eccl. 9:5). No harm comes to the dead. We do have fond memories of our love ones. The memories are with us to cherish.
That is why it is so important to let the "living" know how you feel about them - do not let death come upon them - and then you remember all of the…Continue
Added by Diamond on May 18, 2012 at 7:20pm — No Comments