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The Pilgrims' Guidebook: The principle of submission (1)

I Peter 2:13-17

Even though we are first and foremost citizens of heaven, we are still living on earth – and so we also have earthly duties and obligations to fulfil. 341 more words

I Peter

Trappings of Tradition

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Or is it?

The Facebook page “Boycott Shopping on Thanksgiving Day” has 10,000 likes.  Apparently, if you shop on Thanksgiving, you are forcing people to have to work and needlessly keeping them from their families. 829 more words

Thinking Christianly

Book Review: Walking in the Spirit

I’ve enjoyed listening to the music of the Steve Pettit Evangelistic Team for years, and have had the privilege of hearing Steve preach in my church a number of times. 740 more words

Thoughts From Scripture

Your language is so loud I can't hear what you're saying

The other day I was scrolling through Instagram, when I noticed that an author I really respect had linked to a blog post. The description sounded very good–grace in the midst of mothering–and since it was linked by someone whose books have been very helpful in my walk with Christ, I clicked on the link. 583 more words

Making Belief Practical

About Social Drinking, My Plea To The Stronger Brothers . . .

I don’t intend to make an argument for or against social drinking by a believer. My challenge will not be addressed to those who identify themselves as unbelievers or non-Christian. 1,877 more words

Trick-or-Treat Theology

Since the topic of Christians and Halloween has been pounded to a pulp by the blogosphere, here at Gottschalk we shall do something a bit different. 305 more words

Christian Living

Principles from Romans 14 and 1 Corinthians 8-10

I spent some time examining Romans 14 and 1 Corinthians 8-10 due to a personal matter I am contemplating and thinking over. But in the process of doing so, I composed a list of principles from this passage that I thought I might as well share for the benefit of anyone who might find this summary helpful. 377 more words

Christian Life