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by Dave Schmidt, July 24, 2012
This morning I was in a conversation with a friend when the word “repentance” came up.
She said, “I don’t like that word, it brings up too many memories of being bad, ugly, horrible and I’m going to be punished if I do not change.”
This is a typical perception of those who’ve come from non-church or legalistic and judgmental church backgrounds.
If we knew what the real meaning and definition of repentance we might begin to fall in love with the word instead of having a negative reaction.
This misconception is a classic example of how perception and experiences form our world view that can be the opposite of its truth.… Read the rest »
The Spoken Word
Every word we utter and even write contains the energy and attributes of the Divine Creator. God has manifested His commands for mankind to use carefully.
We emphasise the word "carefully" because we know quite well a word said in anger can hurt a person. Everyone has regretted saying things to someone only to apologise later.
Words can also heal a person and heal the heart in serious cases. It soothes the mind and helps to heal rifts between families. Words are special and everyone has certain words in their minds which is the backbone and character of that person.
When we speak, we are careful and when we type we narrate these words to you; we are even more careful.… Read the rest »
April 26, 2012
As humans we have created language to communicate with each other. The spoken word is something that would touch a person and create a response in them. Language is a powerful tool that carries emotions, codes, and tones that produce a powerful creative energy. We are who we are today because of all the words we thought, spoke, or listened to. Words spoken are very powerful, they become self-fulfilling prophecy. Words thought do not have as much power as words spoken. Spoken words carry tones and codes which manifest. Words have the power either to create life or to create death. So you can either bless your life with your words or curse your life with your words.… Read the rest »