For most folk nowadays, the simple parables of the Lord need explaining in two ways: not only what they mean, but actually what activities like scattering the seed and bringing in the sheaves might be; the agricultural metaphors which came so naturally to Jesus do so less easily in our urban society. 510 more words
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What happens when a beloved doctrine is misconstrued to lead to disobedience to Jesus? Baptists are always faced with a dilemma with regard to their doctrine of baptism, at least intellectually. 1,232 more words
(Mostly russian articles linked in this post)
Try to get any idea of what is happening in the eastern regions of Ukraine!
I’ve looked at a few headlines today. 902 more words
Maybe it’s the abundance of B.C. bud that explains why so many Vancouver bands tune low and play slow. (Saaaaay maaaan, you in The Union?) Cuz even if the city has a history of environmentalism, they’re sure dumping a whole buncha toxic sludge into the local music scene! 159 more words