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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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
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
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