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The Beauty of Orthodoxy

Finally brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honourable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.

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Doctrine

Deal Me In - Week 38 Wrap Up

What did we read this week? Check out the links below…

James read two “island stories” – James Hersey’s “To The End of the American Dream” 82 more words

What about your WILD SIDE? Part 1 (time for a great commercial)

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G.K. Chesterton put it this way:  “. . . the more I considered Christianity, the more I found that while it had established a rule and order, the chief aim of that order was to give room for good things to run wild.” 148 more words

CHRISTIAN LIVING

How Should I Earnestly Contend for the Faith? Part 4

The third method of apologetics presented in Five Views on Apologetics is the cumulative case method, and is defended by Paul Feinberg. Until he passed away in 2004, Paul Feinberg was the professor of systematic theology and philosophy of religion at… 1,121 more words

Reason

Books don't grow old

I have been thinking about why I like old books recently; those eternal masterpieces of language and ideas from decades or centuries past.

It could be that I am a snob and a booker wanker, but I do remember reading ‘Norwegian Wood’ by Haruki Murakami in 2007 when I came across a great passage about why one of the characters only reads books by authors who have been dead for 30 years: 679 more words

Books

Cheese...

The poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese…
GK Chesterton

Humor

Cruising Into Oblivion at 70mph

Motorized transportation, he argued, eats up miles and makes surrounding scenery small and insignificant. ‘You’ve seen it all; yet, you’ve seen nothing.’

-Arthur Boers, Living Into Focus…

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Books