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Your gaze have made it very easy,
Praying, that is.
Yet, for such as me,
It’s still very hard,
Not seeing You across the table.
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Westerners who live among Middle Easterners behold very clearly the faults of male-oriented societies.
In seeking to share the gospel with Arabs and other Middle Easterners, the norms of their society about male/female relationships must be accepted as the starting point, at least, for communication. 200 more words
One recurring, critical issue in the sharing of the gospel by God’s friends revolves around the matching or mismatching of messenger and recipient. The history of Christian missions is full of such sadness – evangelist unwittingly nullifying the evangel they are announcing. 71 more words
In other words, don’t be religious. Several things come to mind when I think of not being religious –
Don’t be defensive. In Andy Stanley’s most recent sermon (of that 8-part series), Stanley turned the issue on its head saying Christians have a “branding problem” (because people call Christians homophobic), putting down theology and saying: “Jesus’ movement was all about ‘how you love,’ but overtime it became ‘what you believe,’ he said. 327 more words