Jesus said God is Breath. It means worship him in Breath and in Truth. Jesus was warning the first century religious people that they focused too much on Truth but lack the knowledge of the Spirit.
I have discovered that sometimes hitting a dead end in life can be a blessing. If I didn’t hit a dead end back in Burma, I wouldn’t have come to the U.S. I remember those days, my home was searched frequently by a truckload of soldiers, sometimes at 2 A.M. after midnight. They knocked on my door and…
Living in this fallen world, we all have encountered infelicity and injustice. This is the reality of life. The Buddhists call this world “a sea of suffering.” The Chinese call it “Kuhai 苦海”. In fact, the Chinese word for suffering 苦 resemble a human face, indicating life itself is a suffering and we are born to suffer. We all came into this world with a loud cry. I am not being negative here but being realistic because we cannot overcome suffering by denying it. The story in Mark 10:46-52 gives us insights on how to surf the sea of suffering. Let's take a look!