I didn’t try to become a singer. I didn’t set out being like “I’m gonna be a famous musician.” What interested me was “How do I transmute pain into something beautiful?” “How do we make beautiful things out of broken things?” This has turned into me sharing the practices that have helped me do it.
[Tom]: Jewel, really grateful for you giving us a little bit of time to talk about mindfulness, about humankindness. I wonder how you see those two together. How do you see humankindness and mindfulness? [Jewel]: I began to have to really simplify my life and into very clear, delineated things so that I could begin
I’m Pastor George Borghardt, and this is another Higher Things Video Short! Who needs your good works anyway? God doesn’t. That’s the subject of today’s Higher Things Video Short. Hey, if you love our videos, if you are learning about your Christian faith from places you never expected to learn about your faith from —
Well, everyone needs compassion A love that’s never failing But let mercy fall on me Well everyone needs forgiveness The kindness of a Savior The hope of nations My Savior He can move the mountains My God is Mighty to save He is Mighty to save Forever Author of salvation He rose and conquered the
Christian’s have the concept of “saving people” completely wrong. They think they’re saving us from Hell by spreading the gospel and sharing the message of Jesus. But we know we don’t need saving. We know there’s nothing wrong with us just because we’re atheists. Really, it’s all of us who need to be saving them.
What is Christianity? The central tenet of Christianity is the belief in Jesus as the Son of God and Saviour of humanity. But from what did humanity need saving? To answer that we go back to the beginning. Christianity teaches that there is only one God and that “in the beginning” this God spoke the