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Why do we suffer?

Why do we suffer? Suffering does not discriminate. Rich people, poor people, religious people, nonreligious people, good people, evil people, famous people, powerful people all suffer. The suffering of a child is very difficult to bear. Ever since the beginning … Continue reading

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God’s Miracles

  In the Tip of the Writing Brush, God tells us to look forward to the miracles. These miracles are not usually the healing of crippled, the cure of cancer, or the division of the Red Sea.  They are the … Continue reading

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The Grass in Greener on the Other Side

The “grass is greener on the other side” is a familiar quote. In religion, many people prepare their lives for an afterlife which is depicted and understood  as a paradise. For some, this concept may give them the impetus to … Continue reading

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Illness as God’s Guidance?

What does illness tell us? If severe, it makes us helpless, relying on others to keep us alive. It makes us realize that we do not have control over our bodies. Our expensive homes, and the superfluous accessories do not … Continue reading

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What is more important?

Laws and policies are very important for society. Without them, there will be disorganization and chaos. But with any organization structure, freedom and personal liberty may be hindered. Sometimes these laws and policies conflict with our religious beliefs. Some because … Continue reading

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Adorn the Mind

We believe that the mind is our to use as we please, but the body is borrowed from God.  As any thing borrowed, we must take care of it, and eventually return it with its normal wear and tear.  It … Continue reading

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God’s Loan

As alluded to in previous posts, God shows guidance through illnesses and disorders of the body. In the Tip of the Writing Brush is the following verse: If you have borrowed something from another, you will need to pay interest. … Continue reading

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Planting Seeds

Have you ever started a garden? It requires much work. For a seed to sprout, and grow into a healthy plant requires one to plant the seeds, water it, remove the weeds, and fertilize. The following is an analogy between … Continue reading

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Our Future

Our Future Do you wonder what your future looks like?  God may be trying to show you your future. That illness that just occurred, the headache, and the irritation of the bowel may be God’s guidance? This time, I shall … Continue reading

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Is Faith More Important Than Medicine?

Is faith more important than medicine? When illness or disease develops, many rely on doctors and medicine for a cure; others rely on their faith.  What do we do? Future illness in our religion is caused by God’s guidance. Is … Continue reading

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