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My Safety Net: Seeing the world in Black and White

When I was growing up, every summer I went to a Lutheran Bible Camp.  This place was, and still is, a magical place filled with tall Ponderosas and some of my most confidence-building moments. 1,032 more words

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Where The Western Faiths Have Got It Wrong...

It is not “sin” that prevents direct communion with the divine, merely ego. That is the only real barrier. What is more, it does not require a talking snake in a magical garden to demonstrate this simple fact. 381 more words

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Thomas' Easter

This Easter season, a friend asked me contribute to a synchroblog hosted by Convergent, and I was thrilled to say yes.  The idea is that there are many more view points and stories in the Easter narrative than are typically heard.   944 more words

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Here on the Cross is Love and Life

Jesus final words finished. His life is finished. His ministry is finished. The scriptures are finished. The reconciliation of God and creation is finished.

This is good news – everything is lost except the heart of God laid bare. 64 more words

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MKAN NATIONAL IJTEMA

Join the blessing at the ongoing MKAN National Convention in Akure, Ondo State.

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No Longer a "Forerunner" - Part Two

At this point, I refuse to say that my calling is superior to anyone else’s. Because it isn’t. And even though I would have agreed with that statement a few years ago, my actions and thoughts and motives would have betrayed my allegiance to a self-serving, pride-based religious attitude of superiority. 1,437 more words

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Sodomy In The UK

Well, the gay marriage issue has been and gone here. The world has continued to spin. There have been no earthquakes to speak of, no classic signs of the wrath of the almighty that made itself so clearly palpable to the architects of Buchenwald et al. 280 more words

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