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Miss Compassionality

Miss Idaho’s visible insulin pump undeniably promotes diabetes awareness and acceptance as illustrated in NPR’s article, “Hey, Miss Idaho, Is That An Insulin Pump On Your Bikini?” 948 more words

GAPS

Book Review - Strange Glory by Charles Marsh

Pastor. Martyr. Prophet. Spy. Those are the four words that Eric Metaxas used to describe Dietrich Bonhoeffer in his magisterial biography of the famous German-Lutheran pastor/theologian. 839 more words

Books

"Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility." ~Dietrich Bonhoeffer

How true this is. A Godly life isn’t thinking alone.

We must act and that comes from being responsible for what we hear from God. 44 more words

Quotes

Bachelors and Bachelorettes Dating Naked Online at First Sight

Marriage.

Christians believe in the institution of marriage as created and ordained by God for one man and one woman.  In scripture, we read,

Then the man said, “This at last is bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man.” Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.

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Commentary

A Voice for the Voiceless

Genocide. Hearing that word makes me cringe.  The Holocaust and WWII are so intriguing and terrifying to me that I feel compelled to learn more about them (especially now that I’m not being forced to against my own will in History class…joke, I’m thankful for History class). 700 more words

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Sabbath Day

This is my weekly post describing how I spent my sabbath.

Last week a member of the congregation I serve told me that she has known a lot of pastors but not one of them faithfully kept a sabbath. 748 more words

Sabbath Plans

A Theological Immersion: The Dietrich Bonhoeffer Project

I’ve been thinking for some time now about the need to reorient this blog to its intended purpose: the examination, discussion, and celebration of theology in all things. 645 more words