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How do you see God?

man question markMy dean has said that in life people look to God in one of three ways.

1. They see GOD as DEBTOR.

As if He is in debt to us. God owes me a good life, good health, lots of wealth or whatever. But Jesus says "Seek ye first the Kingdom of God and His righteousness and all these things will be added unto thee."

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Ring of Latvia

Nameja gredzens

So there I was...

...walking in the French Quarter of New Orleans wearing a Latvian tee-shirt when out of nowhere a young lady ran up to me and shouted "Show me the ring! Show me the ring!"

Perhaps you've seen it on a friend's hand. Perhaps you have one on your own hand. Perhaps you've been asked or you're wondering: what does it mean and does it represent anything? In case you haven't guessed yet, I'm talking about the very distinctive ring, which most all Latvians wear... the Nameja gredzens.

This article appeared in a college newsletter many years ago in response to the many questions I received regarding my own Namejs.

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