Lenses

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 Through much studies and reflection I have come to realise that leaders of most known faith traditions were trying to reshape the minds of their audience in light of the socioeconomic challenges upon them in their era. For example, Jesus was trying to move the Jews away from some of the …

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Today @ Healingsprings fellowship

Sense of Entitlement It is true of all faith traditions that if doctrines are not revisited as our world advances in ethical literacy, they quickly become at odds with the common good. As to the notion of praying for 'the old time religion’, we should be reviewing our doctrines in light of social and intellectual …

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Holiday – Holy Day

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 The artist popularly known as Madonna released a hit single in 1983, entitled Holiday. Like all magical stories, Holiday had been turned down by singers Phyllis Hyman and Mary Wilson, formerly of The Supremes. In similar vein with the vision of the Olympics and FIFA World Cup, this song calls for …

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No Miracles for The Black Race

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 Transatlantic Slave trade took place from the 16th to the 19th centuries. As a footnote, for those of us familiar with European history, this was the same era of the Reformation. In fact the Reformation kicked off in 1517 and ended around 1648. This begs the question if the Reformation was …

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Jesus in History

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 In a bid to highlight the divinity of Jesus, the writers of the gospel avoided attributes of Jesus’ humanity. And because their writings are treated as biographical accounts, instead of theological interpretation, their audiences are often misled about Jesus in history. For example, Jesus is presented as being led by the …

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