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What difference does being a Christian make in your life?

Our church recently had several small groups go through Unbinding the Gospel by Martha Grace Reese, a study on evangelism and the problems facing many mainline denominations. 605 more words

Christianity

Getting out of life alive

If you want to know what it feels like to be under a power, it is exactly to be possessed by the desire to get out of life alive…

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Reflection

As If God Did Not Exist

I suspect preachers fall into these familiar traps because not only do we not expect God to show up, but we also do not trust those to whom we preach.

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Preaching

Herbert McCabe on Sin, Forgiveness, and God's Love

“The initiative is always literally with God. When God forgives our sin, he is not changing his mind about us; he is changing our mind about him. 284 more words

Quotes

Human value and protecting God

I came across this post on Rational Doubt from a former pastor on how praising God often comes at the expense of denigrating humanity in many Christian circles. 1,048 more words

Questioning

Just War vs Pacifism

One hundred years after the beginning of WWI, Nigel Biggar and Stanley Hauerwas debate whether war can ever be justified.  Listen to their discussion from 8th November on… 17 more words

Articles

LEARNING FROM THE PILGRIMS' STORY--PART TWO

In my most recent post I shared with you that I find the Pilgrims’ story both inspiring and encouraging.  I also find it challenging… 1,575 more words

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