The 7 Habits of Wholeness: Walker's Story

How Did We All Get So Sick? – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | October 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: The American diet has poisoned our bodies. The American philosophy has poisoned our souls. Of course we are depressed! Jesus offers a solution which almost no one has tried. Try it! Why Are We So Sick? As I write this, they are still trying to discover what could possibly have motivated a retired accountant…

The Teacher – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Teacher Summary: The main way people thought of Jesus when he was on earth was as “The Teacher.” Jesus did not teach morality or a way to get to heaven. He taught about the Kingdom of God. His life was a demonstration of the Kingdom and his death and resurrection established it. The Kingdom…

The Disciples – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | October 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Disciples Summary: Jesus’ followers enjoyed a deep connection rooted in their commitment to follow Jesus. They shared their lives but did not try to “disciple” each other. The Teacher dealt with each person uniquely, allowing freedom.  Most people today are lonely. Over the course of their life, the average person changes jobs twelve times…

The Void – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | October 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

NOTE: To get the most from this podcast, sign up for the daily Anchor Points. And join the Anchorpoint Open Group to share your journey.  Chapter 1: The Void Walker’s hands squeezed the steering wheel, as if the pressure would make the light turn green. His wife, Connie, sat beside him in the passenger seat,…

The Voice – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | November 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Note: To get the most from this podcast, sign up for the daily anchorpoints here.  Chapter 2: The Voice “My God, My God! Why have you forsaken me?” It was unmistakable. Someone had said those words with him. Walker knew they were Christ’s words from the cross. Was it Jesus? He felt love in them.…

Page 152 – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | November 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chapter 3: Page 152 Walker lay down and tried in vain to sleep for the hour he had before he had to go to work. He was exhausted but his mind would not give him the rest he needed. In a blur, he got up, took a shower and headed to the Lumber Depot. His…

It IS Okay – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chapter 4: It IS Okay It was 7:00 PM when Walker finally got home from the hospital. He ate a cold sandwich and went straight to bed. For the first time since the accident he slept soundly. It was nearly 9:00 AM when his phone began to buzz. He silenced it and pulled the covers…

The Good Samaritan – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | December 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chapter 5: The Good Samaritan Three weeks later, Walker was eating lunch in the break room. Angela sat down across the table and opened her lunch sack. They discussed the new company policy of wearing hot pink targets on the front of their work aprons that proclaimed “Ask me! I’m your man!”  “I’m not even…

The Meaning of Life – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | December 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chapter 6: The Meaning of Life It had been nine months since Lizzie’s death. Walker was working in his aisle at the Lumber Depot, rearranging extension cords. His old depression had set in. He stared at the coil of orange extension cord in his hand. Everything seemed so meaningless.  It wasn’t that his life was…