Becoming Christian Mystics Again…

Becoming Christian Mystics Again…

Albert Einstein was asked toward the end of his life if he had any regrets. He answered: "I wish I had read more of the mystics earlier in my life." This is a significant confession, coming as it does from one of the greatest geniuses of the 20th century, a man who moved beyond the modern science of Newton and ushered in a postmodern science and consciousness.

In the West, the modern age (meaning the 16th to mid-20th centuries) was not only ignorant of, but actually hostile to, mysticism. As Theodore Roszak has put it, "The Enlightenment held mysticism up for ridicule as the worst offense against science and reason." Still today, both education and religion are often hostile to mysticism. Fundamentalism by definition is…

Worship – More Than Just a Sing-Along

Worship – More Than Just a Sing-Along

by Michael Tummillo

I LOVE worship music. We have CD's playing in our home and car quite regularly and it's always in the background during counseling sessions. During my 9 years as a Member of the Church of Christ, I recognized how unnecessary it is to have to worship God with musical accompaniment. I can worship God with a kazoo as a result – or with no music at all. Yet, I have attended church services where, because no musician showed up, the minister chose to forego that tradition. 

At a church where I served as Assistant Pastor, a new worship leader addressed our Praise Team at their first practice: "Put down your instruments. We're going to worship God!"

Some of them cried as a result of …

Remember to sign-up for our FREE prophetic newsletter... go to http://www.YourProphecyNews.com