On Fighting Dogma–The church for far too long has thwarted peoples’ gift or view because of fear of whatever, today realize you are not stupid, your idea is not stupid your gift is not stupid

And behold, a voice from heaven said, “This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased.”

Matthew 3:17

 Albert Einstein said, “Everybody is a genius, but if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” Often we are judged in life by others from some invisible standard that says this is normal and we must function in this world according to this standard. Each of us are unique and have a different way we see things and the gift of that view that is bathed in the love of Christ must be given to the world. The church for far too long has thwarted peoples gift/view because of fear of whatever, today realize you are not stupid, your idea is not stupid your gift is not stupid. The way I have always seen things has been a little off according to the church or ministry folks, but I know that I am the beloved of God, this is all I am focused on. God told Jesus in Matthew 3:17, “You are my boy, I love you and I am soooooo pleased with you!”

Phil Jackson is a 30-year urban youth ministry veteran from Kansas City to Baltimore, living for the last 25 in Chicago. Phil and his wife have been married for 32 years, have three great grown kids, and live in North Lawndale and serve as the founder/ED for The Firehouse Community Art Center (TheFCAC.org).

Eric Minton writes Millenials + Minimalism…Hold On, It’s Not What You Think.

Shadia Qubti gives A Palestinian Christian Perspective on Pentecost and Hillsong’s Heart.

Carl Ruby reveals The Terror of Bearing False Witness.

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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