March 18-WHY SPEAK IN PARABLES?

March 18-WHY SPEAK IN PARABLES? A Parable is a word picture. It is a metaphor. A word for one thing used for another. To you has been given to know and understand the secrets and mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven (Spirit Realm), but to them it has not been given.The parables are for the purpose to cause us to dig dipper to learn the Truth for yourself by the Word spoken to you that no one can change your mind from believing. The Pearl of Great Price is knowing the Christ is in you. The mustard seed parable is about faith of the smallest capacity can produce anything impossible to human thoughts. The seed falling on the good ground is the seed of God planted in good soil. God causes it to grow by hearing the Word to understand it. You are the salt of the earth means that we flavor the Word of God to Be appealing to the taste and shared with much love. The fig tree was cursed because it did not bear any fruit of the Spirit of Love, Peace, Joy and so on. The tares (negative thinking and negative deeds) grow up with the wheat (Spirit realm). The tares are the negative thoughts like weeds that are plucked out daily such as envy, jealousy, hatred and so on that is human emotions. No more negative thoughts.

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March 17-WHAT ARE WE EXPECTING IN CHRIST?

March 17-WHAT ARE WE EXPECTING IN CHRIST? I expect salvation (saving me from human thinking to the thinking of God). You have a True Identity as a Spirit Being as a Royal child of God both sons and daughters.You can expect a miracle wish  to change your perception to see with the eyes of God. You can know that the Kingdom of God is within us to belong to the family of God. “You are in the image (reflection in a mirror) and likeness (exact copy) of God both male and female.” You can expect Love, Peace, Joy and Happiness because this is what you are. You can expect the seed within you to grow and mature to perfection. You can expect to Be Godlike in everything You do and say. You can expect the Law of God which is “Love God and your neighbor as yourself” that whatever you give out will come back to you. You can get rid of negative thoughts to expect only God’s thoughts to remain. You can see that there is a greater power within you than is in the world of human thinking. “With God all things are possible.”

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March 16-IMMORTAL CLOTHING

March 16-IMMORTAL CLOTHING. Underneath this physical body is our Spiritual Body. This body in thinking is subject to sin, (archery term meaning missing the Mark of Being Christ Like), sickness and death. Eve the feminine soul was deceived by her carnal human mind. Adam knew who he is and went along with Eve until Spirit and Soul would be united again with the Marriage Feast of the Lamb. “For Adam with his wife God made long coats of skin and clothed them. “2 Cor. 5:4-For while we are still in this tent or body we groan under the burden and sigh deeply; not that we want to put off the body, but rather be clothed so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by Life.” The prodigal son left his home or Spiritual Body, wanted to come back to the Spirit realm where he came from. He thought in his own mind that he lost his son ship not worthy to still receive. He had a small portion of God, but God wants to give you all of Christ. The Father was waiting from him far off in Spirit Realm to put on a Royal Robe of righteousness or a Spirit Body of light. Christ when He was transfigured had this Spiritual Body that was not limited to the realm of earthbound. Jesus defeated death to say “Death where is thy sting.” He gave us eternal life. In Revelations they were given white (pure Spirit) robes. This mortal body is changed to Immortal Bodies.

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March 15-TRAVEL IN THE UNKNOWN

March 15-TRAVEL IN THE UNKNOWN. God does not give you every detail or step by step when God tells you to do something. We do not know the end of our traveling what it reveals. By Faith we know it will happen. Peter heard the call from Christ Jesus to walk on the water. He believed he could do it until the moment he had negative thoughts of fear of how and why, he then began to sink. The cripple man when he heard the call to “Take up your bed and follow me,” he was no longer cripple, and he did not say, “I can’t walk.” The blind man said, “I was blind and now I see.” God speaks to you many times to believing even when you did not know how long it would take for the Words to Be fulfilled. We know that God’s Word will always Be OK. I know the Kingdom of God is coming soon to all because all the negative things are bubbling to the surface and done away with. Keep on believing. Go into the unknown to live in a higher dimension where God dwells without sickness, pain or suffering. Practice the Presence.

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March 14-SPIRITUAL REALIZATION

March 14-SPIRITUAL REALIZATION. Jesus Christ never operated after human thinking with human laws and rules. Jesus Christ had Spiritual Awareness at all times. We will never understand who and what we are until we go higher in the Spirit Realm of understanding by Realization. The Christ saw people as Spirit Beings. We see by appearance instead of what God sees in us. We judge, criticize to see by what a person appears to Be instead of seeing our Royal Real Self. God is in each person equally. We all have a special plan and purpose that is unique. As the puzzle pieces fits together to make the complete picture of the finished puzzle picture, if your piece is missing, the finished piece is not complete. Your piece of the puzzle is the missing link that makes God complete. “You are Heirs of God and Joint Heirs with Jesus Christ.” You have all the qualities of God not a portion, but all God has for you. Use your Spiritual eyes to see what God really IS in a higher dimension. You can feel Unconditional Love surrounding you by closing your eyes and stopping the chatter of your own mind to feel this Love beyond understanding. We must experience this Love NOW because NOW is where we live.

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March 13-WHAT IS A LIE?

March 13-WHAT IS A LIE? The word lie means a word that is instead of the Truth. Inside of our mind is the ego thoughts that Edge God Out. The world is hypnotized to believe a lie instead of believing the Truth. In the Spirit Realm in the Garden of Eden (spirit realm), Eve said to the ego, the father of lies, “God spoke to me and said not to partake of good and evil making God evil instead of Love.” The ego thoughts said, “surely, “God did not tell you not to partake of good and evil. Your eyes will be opened, and you will receive power to worship your own self instead of God. You will live instead of dying to the realm of Spirit.” This one thought from the liar caused mankind to fall into a lower dimension  of self instead of the Spirit realm only in our own human thoughts. This human mind called the ego is trying to kill the Christ of your Being by twisting the Truth to make us think that the “father of lies” is the truth. Don’t you see, these lies make you believe you are a human being instead you are created a Spirit Being after the image and likeness of God. We are duped to believe a lie. “I want the Truth and nothing but the Truth in my life so help me God.” What do you want? Do you want the desires of human flesh? Know beyond a doubt that God is in control of your life, and Knowing the Truth will set you free of negative thoughts that leads to lies.

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March 12-WHAT ARE IDOLS?

March 12-WHAT ARE IDOLS? An idol is a natural form representing an idea. Idols can be carved statutes that we worship instead of going inward where God is. Idols are things we think of before thinking God thoughts. An idol can be anything we love more than God. We know that God does not have any competition with any gods because God is all there is. So, how can God be jealous? Those who have the Love of God quickened in their hearts are not disturbed by idols. Our very existence is centered in the Knowing of One God only. Any law given that is of the human mind given to self is an idol. We have a tendency to give pain in the human body power instead of going higher in the Spirit where there is no pain or heart ache that exist. We remember what was done for you at the cross that took away pain, suffering, death and given us the Mind of Christ. Worship of immoral beliefs, immoral acts, evil desires are idols to satisfy the human flesh of self gratification. This whole world is a worshiper of idols because this world is not against God, but Instead of God. Every human law to keep God out of schools, pledging the flag that millions of people died for our protection, and all the laws that our human minds could create to satisfy the desire of the flesh is idolatry.Remember you are a temple of the Holy Spirit within you. You cannot serve two masters.

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March 11-MEANING OF THE JORDAN RIVER

March 11-MEANING OF THE JORDAN RIVER. Jordan River means flowing down abundantly, flowing river of judgment (turning point). This river is polluted with dirty water of thoughts of good and evil. In man’s not redeemed state with turbulence from human thinking without the Spirit Realm of redemption of buying us back to God where we came from. We have to cross this Jordan River in order to go to the Kingdom of God where there is no pain, suffering, or anything that has to do with flesh carnal thinking. Elisha the Prophet (one who tells what is in a person’s to change to Be Spirit instead of flesh of mortality). Naaman was a general in the Syrian (the intellect swelling up in the Ego thoughts that Edge God Out with pride, with no understanding of the Spirit realm and cannot be taught anything of God) Army that developed leprosy (one whose flesh is impure destructive thoughts separating himself from the Source of Christ within that has flesh all inflamed with much dis-ease and pain). Elisha saw his deception of living in self desires and self human thoughts. Elisha  (God is a savior, God of deliverance, the Spiritual I AM, double portion of Spirit) said to go wash in Jordan seven times (number of completeness) and Naaman thought in the physical logic mind to say no to Spirit words. He then decided to Be healed of human thoughts, and he did what was told.

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March 10-REASON FOR THE USE OF THE ALABASTER BOX

March 10-REASON FOR THE USE OF THE ALABASTER BOX.The precious oil was used for anointing to a king, prince and princess in all Royalty. It was smeared all over the body especially head (Mind of Christ) and feet (our pure walk with God). The word Alabaster is a translucent (clear to receive all of God) mineral. This precious oil in this box (we are the container of this precious oil) representing our Spirit Body remembering the Christ within us meaning the “Oil of Life” is brought into the body not human body, but Spirit Body. “”Not by might of carnal mind, but by my Spirit.” The spirit has the power to judge (turning point) thoughts and intents of negative thinking to cause a drought to come upon the earth (carnal flesh self) to purify negative thoughts that are opposed to Truth. Two females (meaning the feminine soul realm) brought precious oil of Spirit to be united with Spirit and Soul marriage to welcome the inner teacher wanting True thoughts of God only. The soul magnifies God with the marriage feast of the Lamb. Knowing that we are one with God and one with each other. This Truth is we no longer think we are human beings, but Spirit Beings created in image and likeness of God.

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March 9-MY FUNCTION

March 9-MY FUNCTION. My function is to bring the light into a negative dark world of good and evil with the absence of Christ not to listen to the Ego thoughts that tries to destroy our perfect Identity. Forgiveness is given to those who have caused you pain by erasing past hurts. May my words help others to understand who and what they are. Pencils have erasers to erase all negative thoughts that are not God like. We can let the Christ flow through us without any effort on my part. The Real Self in us is God. God is in me in everything I do and say. Within us is the Precious Oil Substance of the Spirit the Cause of all life. My function is to let God to let go of my will to the will of God be done on earth as it is in heaven (Spirit Realm). We can let go of anything in our life that is not Christ like to Become alive to Christ. You are a chosen generation to come at this time and a Royal Priesthood to bring the world back to God where they came from. You came here at this time to awaken the souls that are asleep from the dream world to the Real World of reality to our True Royal Self. We are aware this is a spiritual Body and a Spiritual universe that cannot have pain, suffering and death.Many saviors coming from Mt. Zion to prepare the way for the Christ to come in all of our hearts in these last days when all evil will come to the surface and done away with.

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March 8-DO YOU HAVE WAX IN YOUR EAR?

March 8-DO YOU HAVE WAX IN YOUR EAR? Eight is the number of new beginnings. Wax is a substance secreted by the bees; to become; get larger or stronger. The bees make wax to build the honey cone to raise their babies in. People of old used wax to fill cavities. This wax is used to make candles. Wax has many other things it is used for. If your ears are clogged up with wax, there is no way you can hear from God.Wax is bitter to the taste. If you have any bitterness in your life, you have ears that cannot hear. Get rid of any jealousy, hatred, judgment, or any other human traits that makes your ears not to hear what God is saying to you personally. Some people have such a build up of wax that they can’t function without a doctors help. We must go higher in the Spirit to our Primary Doctor called Christ within our Being. “If any man has ears, let him hear.” Some people hear the Word and do not respond, because they want to do things their own way, This group of people closes their ears to Truth and listen to the lies of the Ego Thoughts that is a liar, father of lies, deceiver of the brethren and actually runs from their Real Self of Being created in the image and likeness of God.

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March 7-BUILD UP YOUR WALLS FROM TEMPTATION

March 7-BUILD UP YOUR WALLS FROM TEMPTATION. This has to do with not letting anyone come to break down your walls of protection from people who try to let you be a crying towel for their negative thoughts and behavior. You are not a burden keeper. God does not want you to take anything negative into your Being to break you down. Humpty Dumpty sat on the wall until he fell from a Spirit Being only in thinking into human thinking and human behavior. All the kings men of the ego thoughts could not put him back together. Wall mean an enclosure that divides one from another so we won’t Be one with each other. The horses mean that energy given to negative thinking has to be avoided and does not have any power. An egg is negative thoughts not able to grow in a negative world of Edging God Out. An egg can be conception of a new thought to grow into maturity. There is resurrection life in an egg. Refer to my book on page 20 of Fairy Tales Can Come True the Spiritual Side of the Fairy Tales. 

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THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC

The Battle Hymn of the Republic Lee Greenwood Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord; God is all there is. At the cross God was in us and As us. God is in us whether we know it or not.
He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored; Wrath is done away with. No more hatred just love.
He hath loosed the fateful lightning of His terrible swift sword; His sword is the Word of God not fighting, but Knowing the truth who you are.
His truth is marching on.The cross took away sin, sickness, pain, suffering, death, gave us the Mind of Christ.
Glory! Glory! Hallelujah!
Glory! Glory! Hallelujah!
Glory! Glory! Hallelujah!
His truth is marching on. I have seen Him in the watch-fires of a hundred circling camps; When you are in battle, we turn to God. No believing in a false god in a dug out.
They have built Him an altar in the evening dews and damps; All negative thinking is done away in the night of darkness of carnal human thinking.
I can read His righteous sentence by the dim and flaring lamps, His sentence is freedom from human thinking to the thinking of God even in dim light
His day is marching on. Light is revealed as when the sun comes up in the morning to light our understanding.
I have read His fiery gospel writ in rows of burnished steel! His gospel is like fire burning in your soul when you real-eyes you are a special creation of God.
“As ye deal with my condemners, so with you My grace shall deal! No more condemnation from people or from your own mistakes erased and done away with.
Let the Hero, born of woman, crush the serpent with his heel, ” Your walk with God will crush the mind of human thinking with the heel meaning your Godly walk.
Since God is marching on. God is the only power, will, emotion of Love. We want to Be Godlike in everything we do and say.
He has sounded forth the trumpet that shall never call retreat; The last trumpet in Revelations will be sounding shortly to bring the Kingdom of God on this earth.
He is sifting out the hearts of men before His judgment seat; No more separation, just Oneness with each other and Oneness with God.
Oh, be swift, my soul, to answer Him; be jubilant, my feet! My soul’s Identity is the Christ in me and as me. My feet walk in the Kingdom of God only.
Our God is marching on. God is Being revealed to every person because God cannot create evil within a person because all are God’s creation.
In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea, Lilly stand for  purity. We are not this body, we are free, we are as God created me as Spirit Beings.
With a glory in His bosom that transfigures you and me; Whenever you have an experience with God, it changes your nature to Be God like with God only.
As He died to make men holy, let us die to make men free! It is not I, but the Christ in me. We are to die of the little self to become the Christ in me and as me.
While God is marching on. God will continue to Be only God and no man made rules or beliefs from the carnal human mind of flesh Being to satisfy self.

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Spiritual SIDE OF THE CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE OLYMPICS BY Linda Cosentino

 

SPIRITUAL SIDE OF THE CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE OLYMPICS by Linda Cosentino

The opening ceremony had a Light of harmony and solidarity uniting every one in the Spirit of Solidarity (firm unity). Ninety two nations participated in the Olympics.  Nine meaning conclusion of a matter or finality.  Two is short of the Trinity meaning three persons in One God including the sons and daughter of God as one person. Two also means witness to reality. The lighting of the Pagoda means the house of secret relics who are the children of God in the Secret Place of the Most High God with the Prayer Pagoda which unites every one in the Spirit of harmony.

I think the whole idea of the Olympics is to bring us unity with each other all over the world and to get together even in competition to learn to get along with each other and to Love each other.  North Korea and South Korea got together as one team and one flag meaning One with each other instead of war. The United States of America had 23 total metals.  The number 23 means a message of the greatest urgency; a number signifying the end or completion; a command to go or move away (war and rumors of war). Nine gold metals. Gold always signifies God or Deity.  The number nine means special properties and powers which are found in no other number. It makes the end of the conclusion of a matter; It is a number of finality or judgment (turning point). Eight Silver metals. Eight is the number of New Beginnings and Silver means Redemption. Six bronze metals meaning six is the number of imperfection or the human thinking or human behavior without Christ or God coming short of seven meaning perfection. Six is number of man’s labor doing things by self instead of God’s rest. Bronze is a mixture of copper and tin, and always refers to the third place winner. Copper has to do with the planet Venus-The Goddess of Love meaning balance and harmony. Tin is associated with Jupiter meaning cultivation of Spiritual side expansion.

The Closing ceremony came first the Queen representing our Mother God Being recognized. Then came the musical instruments called Geomungo a unique an ancient instrument with the round part representing the sky and the flat part is the earth. Kingdom of God as in heaven Spirit) as on earth.  Then came a field of lighted Dandelions meaning faithfulness; happiness; Love.  The turtle remembers those who have passed and are in the Cloud of Witnesses. The turtle embarks on a journey across life and death in the middle of the procession holding the Dandelions. The Turtle means long life passes through the tunnel to express new changes by pushing boundaries and new records. The city in Revelations is all of the sons and daughters are the city to be a point for a new start.

Drones flying together made a bear who is symbol China who is the next Olympic host. Then the drones formed a heart meaning flags of brotherhood shines like the sun with Love, Unity and Good fortune. The five children return with a snow globe meaning the Light of God in each person.  The snowflakes extinguish the artificial light to the Light of God with white balloons of white lights and the White Tiger is like the Lion who is King. The King is God who gives us peace and a new beginning with Christ as the Head.

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SPIRITUAL SIDE OF THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE OLYMPICS BY Linda Cosentino

SPIRITUAL SIDE OF THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE OLYMPICS by Linda Cosentino. First of all North Korea and South Korea united as one team. They said every thing is from One Energy. North Korea representative was his sister. The U. S. A. was the presence of our Vice President, Mike Pence and his wife. The tiger had 12 men under it to motive it. Twelve is the number of Divine Government. The tiger reached out to touch the 5 children from North and South Korea. Five is the number of Grace the blessings of God. In the bible the Lion and the Lamb lie down together in peace with each other. The children were not afraid of the tiger and the tiger did not hurt them. The next thing I noticed was two doves. Doves always represent the Mother God who gives us Divine Unconditional Love. The two doves united together meaning the Father God our Creator and the Mother God’s Love. Next the doves became the Eagle. The eagle soars high in the Spirit Realm and no birds can ever reach it. The crow who represents the ego thoughts that Edge God Out in our own minds cannot reach the Eagle. God calls us Eagle Saints. The torch of Light was first lit by North Korea and given to South Korea and then to 300,00 people meaning that We are the Light of the world. Where does the darkness of negative thinking go when the Light is turned on? It disappears because it was never there only in our own minds. This was the example to Peace and the Kingdom of God coming to the earth as in heaven.

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MECHANISM

MECHANISM
At this writing I am 77 years of age.I recently had to go for my annual physical checkup. In the days before, I was seeking the Spirit as to why we must go thru this earthy experience with a body that sooner or later will fail us. If we take a few steps back and look at the really BIG PICTURE why is this universe of continuous life and death struggles necessary. Even the apostle Paul cried out for the redemption of his body.
In the style that has happened in my life before, I heard the word “MECHANISM”. As has also happened before, a flood of thoughts came with this single word. I see that this is part of the process of God making man in HIS image. This is a very competitive world in which we believe that we must struggle to get ours. How would it work out if we all could call matter into existence as Jesus did. So many of us have strong egos and I am sure this would quickly get out of hand.
God created everything out of HIMSELF.  When we learn to create, it will be from our inner most being where God is. This is why we experience this life and death world. Remember, even angels wonder and long to look into the mysteries of this world. In this world as in the next, there is no substitute for experience.
This mortal body is simply part of the “MECHANISM.” God has chosen to prepare us for the non competitive world of the Kingdom. May the lessons of this lifetime serve us well and may we enter the Kingdom prepared to serve and create as God would have us.
Richard & Linda
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THE BELIEF IN LIES BY RICHARD COSENTINO

The story of Adam and Eve demonstrates how our minds are eager to believe a lie. I think the human mind has an inherent serious flaw that makes it grab on to lies to the point of  being ridiculous. Especially when it come to killing other men in the name of god.
Through my long working career, I had the pleasure of working with mostly honest,”what you see is what you get”, types of people. However there was always a few much better at saying what they could do as opposed to actually doing it. Some were very good at painting pictures in the minds of others with mere words. These false pictures would be believed even after strong evidence was presented to the contrary.
I spent long hours trying to understand how some people were so successful at doing this, forming these lies and having the lies work for them for years. Then a term called “Conversational Hypnosis” was brought to my attention. All of a sudden I realized the human mind does have a serious flaw just like I have said for many years. I present this information not to hate those that have the ability to secretly impose their will on others, but for a better cause. We need to understand the weakness and vulnerability of our own mind. How easily we believe the lies of this world even after some of us have had wonderful experiences and visions and have seen into the future thing that surely came to pass.
The point is we must train our minds to push aside the lies about this physical world and learn to center on the Spirit, and live every day in peace, honestly seeking true understanding.
The Bible states that when Jesus died on the cross the veil in the temple was rent (torn).This was great symbolism but the temple in Jerusalem is long gone. It is the veil in our human brain that still physically exists. This is the veil we must pierce while yet in this body to move into the realm of the Spirit. By Richard Cosentino
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Deep Well of Emotions by Richard Cosentino

Some have said that Jesus healed the sick and raised the dead with His emotions. This caused all of the loose marbles in my logical mind to bounce around in disarray.
I would never trust human emotion. The first emotions to jump up in everyday life is envy and jealously. Even if we purpose to control these base emotions they forever lurk beneath the
surface.
So what would the emotions of Jesus have to do with accomplishing the supernatural in this dense, fixed, present arrangement of things???
Suppose Jesus took a certain path or tarried on His way to certain events to accomplish one simple but all important arrangement. To bring his human emotions into subjection of the Spirit!!!
Remember the double minded man receives nothing from God. If we are to play and part in ushering in the Kingdom of God on this earth we must accomplish this also.
We must train our emotions to flow with the Spirit so that it does not become second nature but our only nature.
May we all do great and wondrous things,
Richie and Linda
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Richard’s Writing

There was a man I once worked with when we were both young. I recently heard an old song that reminded me of him.I changed jobs and I had not seen him for years.One day a friend told me that this man’s wife had died and I thought “how sad ” for we were still considered young. The friend also told me that this man stood over his wife’s grave and shot himself.

Of course many would say ” he went straight to hell”. “Why that’s even against the law, a cowardly act”. But that was far from what I thought when I first heard the news all those years ago. My thoughts were that there was determination and a measure of bravery in his actions. He loved this woman and would pass thru death to find her again. Few women who have ever lived in this world have been loved with such intensity.

So all these years later as this song called him to my remembrance I still feel the same way about it, except even more so. As for as judgment, which we as humans are so very good at, I have suspended it between heaven and earth in the realm of the soul.

Even the Bible, which is too often used to beat us down, states “do not judge a thing until the end”. My judgment will remain suspended until the end. My hope is that yours will be also.

Thoughtfully,
Richie

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The Fullness of Time 1st Series by Richard Cosentino

The Fullness of Time

First in a series by Richard Cosentino

 “When the fullness if time had come God sent fourth His Son”. How can we begin to understand that time as it is experienced on this planet and it’s very temporal existence, fits into the plan of God.

Our perception of the world is formed by our life’s experience. Our perception of God is formed by our religious and spiritual experience. As I have stated before, I did not seek God, He sought after me. After reading the entire bible and listening to a variety of preaching while parading through several churches, I concluded there were two major unanswered questions. Jesus is coming back. Just what does that mean? The second question involves the salvation of man. What is our part, and what is God’s part?

In this series let’s look into the second question. Do we even understand what salvation is? If it is not being saved from eternal punishment in a torture chamber, then what exactly is salvation really? Getting past all of the Greek, Hebrew and Aramaic words, lets say it is self awareness or the ability to know ourselves and have an individual identity beyond physical death. This I believe is the root cause of the physical universe problem. This is what caused Paul to cry out  “That I may know Him and the power of His resurrection”.

I went to sea as a young man and had to stand lookout on the bow of the ship at night. On a clear night with no moon the star light was bright enough to not need a flashlight to walk the deck. The sky was packed with stars it seemed with no empty spot for another. I decided in the midst of this awesome sight,  there must be life throughout this vast universe. Part of the resistance to believing in life on other planets is the notion that Jesus would have to suffer and die on every one of them to appease God on behalf of the local population. Of course, belief in a blood sacrifice is a typical and common pagan practice. Let’s hope we have come to realize that Jesus went to the cross to show a path past physical death. Our belief in an angry and vengeful God can never make it so. Remember Jesus told the religious establishment of His day, “You don’t know God”.

In ancient times the earth was thought to be the center of the entire universe. In the present we know it is not the center of anything in the cosmos. So then what is so important about time as it is experienced on this planet. Let’s consider that no matter what we believe, this is not the real world. Our five senses only paint a partial image in our brain.

The prophet Isaiah in the midst of a lengthy forecast of God pouring out His wrath, stated in verse 34:4, “God will roll up the heavens like a scroll”. In a moment of spiritual connection I saw that the universe is not as vast as it appears to us. It is like a round room filled with narrow vertical mirrors and standing in the middle of the room, we are surrounded by multiple images, but we know, we are alone.

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