A ‘sermon’ is just a conversation.
Blog posts: like conversations
Idea: Jesus didnt hvae family; how about apostle paul?
Idea: why is family so important?
What ideas, morals, to teach other humans 2,000 years from now?
Nobody prophet in own land – dont post to personal FB?
‘waxed strong in spirit,, filled with wisdom: and the grace of God was upon him.’
increase in wisdom.
Jesus started his ministry at age 30 (same as me?)
‘make my fathers house not a house of merchandise.’
‘the sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath.’
12 disciples (apostles) — what is an ‘apostle’?
- simon (also called peter)
- Andrew (his brother)
- simon (the Zealot)
- Judas x2 (traitor)
How can i build my own disciples?
Lessons jesus has taught me.
if im persecuted for righteouness; i have the kingdom of heaven.
‘You are the salt of the earth’***
‘You are the light of the world.’
’Neither do men light a lamp and put it under a bushel, but on a lampstand; and it giveth light unto all those who are in the house.’
‘Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.’
Tool to post directly to FB fan page?
‘I am not come to destroy, buto to fulfil.’
What is a prophet?
- You shall not kill
- Dont commit adultury (dont look at woman in lust)
‘if thy right eye causeth thee to offend, pluck it out, and cast it from thee.’
‘it is profitable for me that one of my members should perish, so my entire body not cast into hell.’
What is ‘hell’ — hell is desire, wanting, dissatisfaction, frustration, anxiety.
Dont resist others; turn the other cheek.
if someone asks me to go a mile, go two.
give to him who asks***
‘love your enemies, pray for them that persecute you.’
dont only salute my own brethren; help all.
‘love your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing in return; and your reward shall be great.’
‘be merciful, as your father is also merciful.’
give alms in secret.
when i pray, shut my door.
‘forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.’
prevent me from being tempted.
forgive others for their tresspasses.
‘Where your heart is, there will your heart be also.’
‘the lamp of the body is the eye: if therefore your eye is sound, your whole body shall be full of light.’
‘you cannot serve God and riches’
photography prophet ***
how to use photography as a tool to improve morals, the live of others?
‘judge not, and ye will not be judged’
‘’give and it shall be given unto you’
‘give not that which is holy unto the dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before swine.’
- dont give what is holy to dogs, or give my pearls to pigs.
‘ask, and it shall be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock and it shall be opened unto you.’
‘beware of false prophets’*** (sheeps clothing, inside are wolves)
know who is a false prophet by looking at their fruit.
know people by their fruit; by their deeds.
wisdom: build my home upon a rock.
‘my yoke is easy and my burden is light’
1 min slideshow: fibonacci spiral (with forbidden fruit)
‘consider the lilies how they grow: they toil not,.’
‘If god so clothe the grass; o ye of little faith?’
sell that ye have, and give alms.
some seeds fell into good ground, brothf roth fruit, some 100x, some 60x, some 30x.
‘who hath ears to hear, let him hear.’
‘is a lamp bought to be put under a bushel, or under a bed? and not to be set on a lampstand.?’
Don’t keep things hidden, bring them to light ***
‘He that soweth the good seed is the Son of man’
‘the son of man shall send forth his angels.’
‘the son of man shall send forth his angels, and they shall gather out of his kingdom all things that cause men to sin, and shall cast them into the furance of fire: there shall be wailing and gnashing of teeth.’
Merchant: When you find one pearl of great value, went, and sell everything else I have— to have that 1 pearl!
Photography like making 1 perfect pearl?
String your pearls together ***
Kingdom og god: mustard seed; becomes great!
‘let the dead bury their dead; but go thou and preach the kingdom of god’
‘no man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of god’
eat with tax collectors and sinners.
‘i came not to call the righteous, but the sinners’
‘no man put new wine in old bottles’
‘all new wine must be put into new bottles’
‘A prophet is not without honor, save in his own country, and in his own house.’
Go to the lost sheep — take no bag, no 2 coats no shoes, or even a staff.
Help find lost sheep.
‘shake off the dust of your feet’
‘behold, i send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves’
‘be wis as serpents, and innocent as doves’
jesus died at 33? == only 3 year of ministry.
‘fear them not which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul’
‘become as little children’ (to enter the kingdom of god) ***
‘whoever shall humble himself as this little child, the same is greatest int he kingdom of heaven.’
if someone tresspasses against me, tell him his fault between me and hiim alone.
gain a brother ***
turn haters, turn them into brothers
how to forgive my brothers, 70×7 times = 490 times.
forgive debts of others.
jesus sent 70 more disciples?
‘the harvest is great, but the laborers are few’
only do what i wish the world can see.
‘Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground’ (names of others?)
‘go and sin no more’
‘i am the good shepherd: the good shepeherd layeth down his life for the sheep’
‘love my neighbor as myself’
show mercy onto others ***
if i humble myself; i shall be exalted.
when i have a feast; call the poor, and share.
Video: Contact sheets of my own photos; how i got my best photos?
‘there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repents’
‘let us eat and be merry; for this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost and now is found’
‘all that i have is thine’
‘your brother was dead and is alive again; and was lost, and is found.’
cant love both money and god.
‘if your brother sins, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him.’
husband and wife = one flesh ***
- dont murder
- dont commit adultery
- dont steal
- dont bear false witness
- honor father and mother
- love neighbor as myself
sell all that i have, give to poor.
‘with god all things are possible’
dine with sinners ***
‘the son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost’
my goal: help find lostt sheep.
‘they feared the multitude, because they took him for a prophet’
‘many are called but few are chosen.’
‘render unto those upon caesar which are ceasars; and unto god which are gods.’
‘be like the angels in heaven’
‘love god with all heart and mind; love your neighbor as yourself’
The art of walking
the wise virgins take oil with lamps.
take my talents; and increase them.
‘wicked and slothful servant’
cast the unprofitable servant into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
i was hungry and you gave me meat; i was thirsty and you gave me meat.
people are hungry for knowledge; give them the meat!
Video: Lightroom workflow, easier?
Video : how to choose your best photos?
do good deeds or good works or help others for the sake of it.
what is supper?
wash the feet of others
‘if i am your lord and master, have washed your feet; you should also wash one anothers feet.’
i have given example; do as i have done unto you
‘love one another; as i have loved you; that you also love one another’
‘the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak’
‘all they that shall take the sword shall perish by the sword’
‘in secret i have said nothing’
‘ye say that i am’
‘my kingdom is not of this world’
‘thou sayeth that i am a king’
‘for this i come into the world, that i shall bear witness unto the truth’’
share the truth with others ***
‘father, forgive them ; for they know not what they do’
‘yielded up the ghost’