Archive for July, 2009

RELIGION VS JESUS
July 9, 2009

RELIGION IS SOMETHING TO BELIEVE AND DO

• Attending religious services
• Enrolling children in religious schools
• Showing acts of kindness
• Avoiding immorality
• Believing in God
• Having religious affiliation
• Being baptized
• Receiving communion
• Studying doctrine
• Reading the Scriptures
• Offering prayers.
• Celebrating religious events
• Teaching religious classes
• Giving aid to the poor
• Singing in the choir
• Being recognized as a godly person

CHRIST IS SOMEONE TO KNOW AND TRUST

• Someone who is very near
• Someone who has authority to help us
• Someone who can forgive us
• Someone who can declare us righteous
• Someone who can set us apart for God
• Someone who can bring God to us
• Someone who can bring us to God
• Someone who can include us in His will
• Someone who can guide us
• Someone who can teach us
• Someone who can be our example
• Someone who never leaves us all alone
• Someone who can be trusted
• Someone who can defend us
• Someone who can intercede for us
• Someone who can enable us
• Someone who can respond to our emotions
• Someone who can feel our pain
• Someone who can give us joy
• Someone who can give us peace
• Someone who can give us hope
• Someone who can give us love
• Someone who has proven His love for us
• Someone who has died for us
• Someone who rose from the dead for us
• Someone who can live His life through us
• Someone who can take us all the way Home
• Someone who can assure us of heaven

“Religion makes you religious but JESUS makes you righteous.” -anonymous

Easy vs Difficult
July 3, 2009

Easy is to judge the mistakes of others
Difficult is to recognize our own mistakes

Easy is to talk without thinking
Difficult is to refrain the tongue

Easy is to hurt someone who loves us.
Difficult is to heal the wound…

Easy is to forgive others
Difficult is to ask for forgiveness

Easy is to set rules.
Difficult is to follow them…

Easy is to dream every night.
Difficult is to fight for a dream…

Easy is to show victory.
Difficult is to assume defeat with dignity…

Easy is to admire a full moon.
Difficult to see the other side…

Easy is to stumble with a stone.
Difficult is to get up…

Easy is to enjoy life every day.
Difficult to give its real value…

Easy is to promise something to someone.
Difficult is to fulfill that promise…

Easy is to say we love.
Difficult is to show it every day…

Easy is to criticize others.
Difficult is to improve oneself…

Easy is to make mistakes.
Difficult is to learn from them…

Easy is to weep for a lost love.
Difficult is to take care of it so not to lose it.

Easy is to think about improving.
Difficult is to stop thinking it and put it into action…

Easy is to think bad of others
Difficult is to give them the benefit of the doubt…

Easy is to receive
Difficult is to give

Easy to read this
Difficult to follow

Easy is keep the friendship with words
Difficult is to keep it with meanings