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Really Recommended Posts 8/1/14- Marriage, Biblical Songs, Confucius, and More!

Here’s another go-round of great posts for your perusal, dear readers! As always, let me know what you thought, and be sure to drop a comment on those you enjoyed! 252 more words

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Review! 'Christian Theology and African Traditions'

Christian Theology and African Traditions

by Matthew Michael

ISBN: 9780718892944

“A well researched contribution to the necessary interaction that must take place between Christian doctrine and African traditions… A masterpiece in the sense that it sets a pace for the objective religious engagement in a pluralistic religious continent. 38 more words

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Insidious Evil: "The New Jim Crow," by Michelle Alexander

In The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, Michelle Alexander details the history of how the United States now has more people in prison or in jails than any other nation, whether measured by raw numbers of prisoners held or by rate of incarceration.  1,142 more words

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The Barthian distortions in Aulen's atonement typology

I’m getting ready to write a couple pieces for a reference volume on atonement, and that has got me thinking once again about how profoundly strange Aulen’s Christus Victor is. 435 more words

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Christian, You are Not Alone

Sunday Thinking

27 July 2014

Christian, You are Not Alone

“’Behold, I am with you and will keep you wherever you go, and will bring you back to this land. 2,328 more words

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Jesus and the Church

Jesus and the Church

How many times does Jesus mention the church?

I’ve asked that question in a number of forums (Reformed University Fellowship, Sunday school, Drug Court Bible Study, the pulpit, and so on), and have received answers ranging from thirty-six to six. 928 more words

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Sunday Quote!- Is God in Control of Disasters?

Every Sunday, I will share a quote from something I’ve been reading. The hope is for you, dear reader, to share your thoughts on the quote and related issues and perhaps pick up some reading material along the way! 379 more words

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