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Christian Heroes or 'Chocolate Soldiers': the Challenge of C T Studd

Some wish to live within the sound of church or chapel bell;

I want to run a rescue shop within a yard of Hell!

So wrote the famous missionary from Northamptonshire, Charles Thomas Studd (1860-1931).

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John 17 -- the High Priestly Prayer: Part 2

Before I continue with a miniseries on John 17, newer subscribers might find the following posts about Good Friday helpful:

The greatest reality show ends with a popular vote… 1,490 more words


Protestants vs. Catholics

When Christians of opposing theologies condemn those who disagree with them on particular issues as heretics, I get irked. For instance, the Strange Fire Conference condemning the Charismatics, and many Protestants condemning Roman Catholics troubles me.   532 more words


Dominant Religions in the Best and Worst States in the U.S.

I was interested in differences between the best and worst American states.  This post reports on one dimension of those differences, having to do with religion. 1,423 more words

immerse yourself,

to the songs of the people.

can you hear their story?

way beneath the stony steeple.

not all have gone,

the way of the many. 8 more words

Day By Day

What is the "church of Oprah"? Is Eckhart Tolle's "New Earth" compatible with Christianity?

Oprah Winfrey is arguably one of the most influential women in the world. With a daily viewership that has peaked around 10 million, The Oprah Winfrey Show definitely has the potential to impact the lives of many people. 918 more words