Happy Easter from The Lab!
The point of the resurrection…is that the present bodily life is not valueless just because it will die…What you do with your body in the present matters because God has a great future in store for it…What you do in the present—by painting, preaching, singing, sewing, praying, teaching, building hospitals, digging wells, campaigning for justice, writing poems, caring for the needy, loving your neighbor as yourself—will last into God's future. These activities are not simply ways of ...
How do you open yourself to God's world?
For J.V. Taylor, to be open to the Holy Spirit means to be open to the world in which that same Spirit is at work.
We can't close ourselves off, either from the world or from other people, if we are on a journey of becoming more open to God. We must be open to both the beauty and truth... and the pain and disappointment that comes from becoming emotionally open to others.
According to Taylor, ...