Tag Archives: Opposition

Psalm 129 – Facing Our Enemies – Part 2

Like the pilgrims, we Christians know that we will have opposition; we will face enemies in our journey. The question is not what or when, we already know the answer for those questions. What we need to know is how … Continue reading

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Psalm 129 – Facing Our Enemies – Part 1

In our lifetime we will have to deal with people that can be considered enemies, our enemies. They are our enemies, even if we think that we did not do anything to become their enemies.  They are our enemies first of … Continue reading

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Psalm 120 – Lord they are against me – Part 3

Our generation is moving rapidly away from Christendom. We are not only witnessing but also experiencing an invasion of different cultures and religions. This, for some people sounds exciting, but for others looks like a threat. We are losing our … Continue reading

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Psalm 120 – Lord they are against me – Part 2

There was a time, when I was a pastor in Brazil, that I made some small changes in the liturgy of my church. We decided to have a guitar player, we bought a drum set, and we added some praise … Continue reading

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Psalm 120 – Lord they are against me – Part 1

When Marta and I moved to Cincinnati, we experienced another cultural shock. I had one in New Jersey, as a Brazilian moving to the U.S. I had another one when in New Jersey I worked only with Portuguese speaking people. … Continue reading

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C’mon God, Give Me a Break! – They are against me without any reason!

Have you ever been blindsided? Not only have you been caught by surprise, but attacked by someone that you would never expect? It could be a good friend that you trusted, a long time colleague, or a member of your … Continue reading

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