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Why Aren't There Easter Lights? (A Mustard Seed Musing)

Driving home one night last week, I passed a church that was wrapped in lights. Not lit up with a spotlight or a Living Nativity display. 322 more words

Theology

Why December 25th?

Ever wonder why we celebrate December 25th as the day of Jesus’ birth? Andrew McGowan has an interesting article in Biblical Archeology tying it to March 25th, the day some early Christian sources say he was conceived and crucified. 277 more words

Religion

The Darkening of Christmas

Christmas is quickly approaching; the season of good tidings of great joy. Those of you faithful few who follow me, however, will not be surprised to hear me say that this Christmas season has been the most joy-less one of my life. 1,410 more words

The Rambling Road- Thoughts And Asides

The Powerful Poison

In moments of clarity, I am amazed at my ability to judge those I see around me. I’m a master at it. We all are. Judgement is an ability woven into the fabric of our very lives. 434 more words

Why I Don't Fast

I don’t fast. Many Christians extol fasting as a spiritual discipline, a catalyst of spiritual power, and an exercise in humbling oneself.   I understand the reasons others choose to fast, and I respect their convictions. 568 more words

Jesus

Jesus is Lord and Savior

Jesus is Lord and Savior.

In Romans 10, Paul writes, “If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.” 215 more words

Pre-mature Death (Part 2)

In the book of Acts when Stephen was stoned to death, he did not die a premature death. People could have said that he was anointed and an effective preacher, why did he die so soon? 679 more words

Exhortation