Freedom Journey


This blog was created on Saturday March 22, 2014, and is geared to folks whose steadfast aim is freedom through learning, teaching and DOING truth. Incorrect beliefs can prevent constructive forward motions. We cannot afford to allow ignorance, pride and stubbornness to keep us deceived.

Refuse to be prisoners of your perceptions. Cast away nonsense traditions. Freedom resides in authentic and proven truths.

REAL truth is freedom!

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Only GOD is perfect. It's vital to seek the Lord to expose errors. Please ask Him to expose any areas of darkness and for what is necessary to DO to dispossess what's NOT of truth.

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Sunday, December 21, 2014

Those STANDING There Did Taste Death . . .

Hi - 

 "Matthew 16:28 - KJV

Verily I say unto you, There be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the Son of man coming in his kingdom."


My response:

Those STANDING there (as the Bible records that Jesus expressed) DID TASTE OF DEATH . . . AND they DIDN'T see the Son of man coming in his kingdom (as the Bible records that Jesus said.)


Yet ANOTHER reason that I and others don't believe that content in the Bible is ENTIRELY true. Our beliefs are sure justified in that regard.

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Again the subject scripture:

"Matthew 16:28 - KJV

Verily I say unto you, There be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the Son of man coming in his kingdom."

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Greater Works Than Jesus?

Hi -

The Bible records these words attributed to Jesus:

"John 14:12
Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do; because I go unto my Father."


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It says about Jesus:

- he raised Lazarus from the dead. - John 11:43, 44 - KJV

- he TOUCHED a man's ear, and it was reattached after being cut off - Luke 22:50, 51 - KJV

- he miraculously turned water in to wine. - John chapter 2.

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Again -- "John 14:12 -- (CAPS mine)
"Verily, verily, I say unto you, HE THAT BELIEVETH ON ME, the works that I do shall he do also; and GREATER WORKS THAN THESE shall he do; because I go unto my Father."

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The question on the floor is -- what GREATER works have those who believe on Jesus done? What greater works THAN JESUS? as scripture says in John 14:12 - KJV?

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I don't believe ANY. Folks who believe that Bible content is ENTIRELY true would do themselves a benefit to seriously RECONSIDER.

Book of Revelation



Hi -

Review if you're inclined.

I googled the Book of Revelation and read some interesting things expressed about it.

1. But people have clashed over the meaning of Revelation ever since it was virtually forced into the New Testament canon over the protests of some early church leaders, Pagels says.

Resource link:
http://religion.blogs.cnn.com/2012/03/31/four-big-myths-about-the-book-of-revelation/

2.  Revelation was the last book to be accepted into the Christian biblical canon, and even at the present day some Nestorian churches reject it.[19] It was tainted because the heretical sect of the Montanists relied on it[20] and doubts were raised over its Jewishness and authorship,[21] and it was not until 419 that it was included in the canon.

Religious Interpretations


One entry under the Religious Interpretations section from the Wikipedia site (link below) says this about the book of Revelation:

Idealist, or Symbolic, which holds that Revelation does not refer to actual people or events, but is an allegory of the spiritual path and the ongoing struggle between good and evil.

Resource link:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_of_Revelation

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Scriptures Inspired by God

Hi -

Scriptures are from the King James Bible

"2 Timothy 3:16

All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:"


"Leviticus 25:44-46

Both thy bondmen, and thy bondmaids, which thou shalt have, shall be of the heathen that are round about you; of them shall ye buy bondmen and bondmaids. Moreover of the children of the strangers that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, and of their families that are with you, which they begat in your land:and they shall be your possession. And ye shall take them as an inheritance for your children after you, to inherit them for a possession; they shall be your bondmen for ever:but over your brethren the children of Israel, ye shall not rule one over another with rigour."

"Exodus 21:1-2

Now these are the judgments which thou shalt set before them. If thou buy an Hebrew servant, six years he shall serve:and in the seventh he shall go out free for nothing."

"Exodus 21:4

If his master have given him a wife, and she have born him sons or daughters; the wife and her children shall be her master's, and he shall go out by himself."


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Okay, 2 Timothy 3:16 says that ALL scripture is given by inspiration of God . . . for instruction in righteousness.

We read in Leviticus 25:44-46 about people BEING BOUGHT and people being the POSSESSIONS of others and people being BONDMEN forever.

We read in Exodus 21:4 about a family being BROKEN UP.  It says, "the WIFE AND HER CHILDREN SHALL BE HER MASTER'S and the man "SHALL GO OUT BY HIMSELF."

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The questions on the floor are:

So -- such conduct was INSPIRED by GOD? 2 Timothy 3:16 says it is . . .because it's SCRIPTURE, we know.  And 2 Timothy says that scripture is "given for instruction in righteousness."

Slavery was INSPIRED BY GOD?

Breaking up a family is INSPIRED BY GOD?

According to 2 Timothy 3:16, ALL OF THE ABOVE from SCRIPTURES is INSPIRED BY GOD.  And according to those who believe that the Bible is the Word of GOD, such was INSPIRED by GOD.

What's RIGHTEOUS about buying people and breaking up a family as SCRIPTURE expresses?

I don't believe that a loving GOD would INSPIRE or APPROVE of such conduct. Yes, I believe that the Bible contains SOME truths and wisdom . . . But I sure don't believe that GOD inspired ALL that's in it. 

Men wrote the Bible content.  Some of those men had selfish and vain agendas, such as support of having people as POSSESSIONS -- buying people and breaking up families.  That's some mess of men - NOT GOD.  Ain't no way, I'm going to believe that GOD was EVER on board with those types of actions. Others shared my beliefs in that regard.

Inspired by GOD and righteous?  Yeah, right. Puh-leeze.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

God's Word Endures and Stands Forever

Hi -

How interesting is the content of the scriptures cited below? They say that the word of God and His truths ENDURE AND STAND FOREVER.

The questions on the floor are -- if the word of God endures AND stands FOREVER . . . why do folks CURRENTLY DISREGARD God's FOREVER words and truths from the OLD TESTAMENT? Old Testament FOREVER words, such as Exodus 31:15 - KJV, which says, "Six days may work be done; but in the seventh is the sabbath of rest, holy to the Lord: whosoever doeth any work in the sabbath day, he shall surely be put to death."

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So since, ACCORDING TO SCRIPTURES, the words and truths of God endure and stand FOREVER -- are folks being disobedient to the word of God by not putting to death (Exodus 31:15 - KJV) those who work on the Sabbath?

And what about all of those other OLD TESTAMENT WORDS OF GOD THAT ENDURE and STAND FOREVER? Folks, for the most part, currently disregard those FOREVER words and truths, too.

Some folks say that we're now under grace, and not under law. But the subject scriptures say that the Word of God endures and stands FOREVER. And in the NEW TESTAMENT, 1 Peter 1:25 says, "But the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached unto you." Isaiah 40:8 - KJV says that God's word shall STAND FOREVER.

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So we get it from the OLD AND NEW Testaments -- that the Word of God endures and stands -- FOREVER. Those scriptures ain't saying nothing about law and grace. Those scriptures say -- that the word of God endures and stands -- FOREVER.

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Really, did GOD REALLY write those WORDS OF GOD THAT ENDURE AND STAND FOREVER . . . -- or did flawed men write them?

Here are some scriptures that express that THE WORD OF GOD AND HIS TRUTHS ENDURE and STAND . . . -- FOREVER:

"Isaiah 40:8 The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever."

"Psalms 119:89 For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven."

"Psalms 119:160 Thy word is true from the beginning: and every one of thy righteous judgments endureth for ever."

"1 Peter 1:25 But the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached unto you."

"Psalms 100:5 For the Lord is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations."

"Psalms 117:2 For his merciful kindness is great toward us: and the truth of the Lord endureth for ever. Praise ye the Lord."

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So why are so many folks disregarding God's FOREVER words in the Old Testament . . . such as putting to death folks who work on the Sabbath, etc.?

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I sure am glad that folks don't follow that FOREVER and other nonsense . . . that I don't believe GOD wrote or expressed. Flawed men wrote the Bible content . . .

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Wake up to More Awareness

Hi -

- Many people are existing on recycled, repetitive, insufficient and often deceptive information.

- Many people are dumbed down and have become "comfortable" in states of ignorance. We all have areas of ignorance -- key is to be receptive to becoming better informed . . .

- Many folks have poor diets and don't consume enough brain foods.

- Many folks are afraid of change.

- Many folks have become prisoners of their perceptions.

- Many folks aren't TRULY AWAKENED to who they are.

- Many folks FALSELY believe that they are adequately awakened to who they are -- and awakened to the vitals relative to life -- and living it to the fullest . . . But they are woefully wrong in lots of aspects . . .

- Plainly "speaking" -- some folks are just addicted to stupid.

There are, however, MORE folks who are AWAKENING and thereby seeking more about love, truth, peace -- and what "ingredients" add up to TRUE POWER AND FREEDOM.

Yep, more folks are coming out of "dead," stale, recycled, repetitive and insufficient/false teachings . . . And awakening to FREEDOM -- indeed!

Cheers to that positive, liberating truth.

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