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Today's Creation Moment

Jul
25
Abimelech the Watermelon
Judges 9:53
"And a certain woman cast a piece of a millstone upon Abimelech's head, and all to brake his skull."
In the book of Judges we read of how "a certain woman" gave the Philistine leader Abimelech a skull fracture when she threw a millstone on him from a tower. Some biblical scholars concluded that no...
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I came from a very positive Religious background, but a negative family background that used God to justify their behavior. Guilt and shame became who I am and have spent many years trying to comprehend a God of Love. Oddly enough, my mother would recite "Do not judge lest ye be judged." I hang on to that fervently and am baffled when people use such words as "foolishness", then expect people to embrace that condemnation. The Laws, negativity, and demonic aspects of Religion is easy for such negaholics to grasp and understand, but where do they go to find a God of Love? In my depths of depression, I believed that murderers were more easily forgiven than I was, and really couldn't understand where that belief came from or how to overcome it. I have known many people that have found God through 12-step programs that emphasize finding a nonspecific "Higher Power". Once burned, how does one get close to a warm, motivational flame, if not slowly?

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