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Societies May Change, But Our Neigbours Stay the Same

How might Jesus retell the Parable of the Good Samaritan for today’s audience? Maybe it would go something like this….

“An eastern European who had come to a certain country to live and work was assaulted one evening for no other reason than that he was an alien in that land.

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Love your neighbor.

I’ve been putting this off for awhile.

There is one thing that irritates be beyond belief.

It’s the phrase, “love the sinner, hate the sin.” 1,132 more words


Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful. (Luke 6:36 ESV)

Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy. (Matthew 5:7 ESV)

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies…

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The Good Samaritan – Who is My Neighbor?

Today, we are going to look at the story of The Good Samaritan found in Luke 10:25-37. I thought it fitting given the upcoming holidays and the question posed of “Who is my neighbor?”. 666 more words

Jesus and the Nike Swoosh - "The Good Samaritan"

We have been having a good time the last weeks teaching the kids on the Parable of the Good Samaritan. As always we take these stories and want to kids to focus on the key elements. 250 more words

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Chincy with the dairy

Years of living in the south has cultivated a deep and profound love of biscuits in me. I love biscuits more than most people. Yes, I realize this is a problem. 270 more words


Love Beyond Flannelgraphs

“Jesus replied, “A man went down from Jerusalem to Jericho. He encountered thieves, who stripped him naked, beat him up, and left him near death. Now it just so happened that a priest was also going down the same road.

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