Grapple means to engage in a close fight or struggle without weapons or, more plainly, to wrestle. A grappling hook or grapnel is a device with multiple hooks (known as claws or flukes), attached to a rope; it is thrown, dropped, sunk, projected, or fastened directly by hand to where at least one hook may catch and hold. Generally, grappling hooks are used to temporarily secure one end of a rope. Historically, grappling hooks were used in naval warfare to catch ship rigging so that it could be…
This moving talk shows how compassion should be and can be worn. I wanted his talk to be part of the 7-70 web site because it sums up what we want to be; Crist like servants, setting aside all judgement, demonstrating the grace God has blessed us with. http://www.homeboyindustries.org/
Let me start with a definition: In the world, good and bad are relative terms defined by the prevailing culture. A culture is a collection of rules, norms and customs of any particular group.
For the past 10 years I’ve been around ex-gang members, in church, in my ministry and while working with returning citizens through 7-70 Re-entry Services. I find the main points of this video to be true. I would like to make some comments.
Mr. Blair talks about survival Instincts, leadership…
29 And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
-- Matthew 5:29 KJV
When I first started reading the Bible I’d get stuck on particular versus and couldn’t go forward. For example, when I read the verse above, I thought a couple of things. One was to engage in thought experiment trying to visualize it’s meaning. I started with a question. …
- You have to knead past your old you
To get to spread your new you
So what do you do?
- Take one cup of change
Change is our only option
And this change must be forever
- Chill by loving yourself
then you can love others
My sisters and brothers
- Add one cup of love
‘Cause it’s gonna be a struggle
- Starting right here