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Drowned Out by the Thundering Herd

Have you noticed nobody ever mentions peer pressure anymore?  Not that long ago, people worried that “bad company corrupts good morals,” and hoped to find some positive peer pressure for their kids.   501 more words

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MYSTERY: Shadow Work, by Eugene H. Peterson

From Practice Resurrection

Judith is an artist.  Her primary medium is textiles.  Most of the time she begins her work with raw cotton or wool.  She cards, spins, dyes, and then weaves her fabrics.   1,278 more words

Mysticism

THE PARACLETE: The Laity Share The Threefold Mission Of Jesus, by Andrew Apostoli

From Paraclete: The Spirit of Truth in the Church

Since all the faithful are “baptized into Christ Jesus,” (Romans 6:3), they share in his priestly, kingly, and prophetic offices: “The Christian faithful since they have become sharers in Christ’s priestly, prophetic, and royal office in their own manner, are called to exercise the mission which God has entrusted to the church to fulfill in the world, in accord with the condition proper to each one. 1,912 more words

Jesus

'A Gospeled Church' by Jared C. Wilson

May the God of endurance and encouragement grant you to live in such harmony with one another, in accord with Christ Jesus
– Romans 15:5… 539 more words

The Gospel

What church do you go to?

I live to get that question, only so that I can ask that question back. The answer reveals much, and gets us onto my favorite subject. 622 more words

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The Lies We Tell Ourselves

We’re told that large numbers of Americans refuse to consider the claims of Christ because they believe churches are unloving or unscientific.  For a long time, I didn’t really challenge that idea.   668 more words

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Looking for the City

“But as it is, they desire a better country, that is, a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God; for He has prepared a city for them.” 10 more words

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