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Biblical Redemption Part 1

There are many terms we Christians use that can be labeled as “Christian-culture”- type words. Many times, these are words only Christians really know how to define, and even then, there are many Christians who don’t even really know what they mean. 1,777 more words


Cast and Crew

Today’s readings (click to open in a new tab/window):
Psalms 57; 145, Genesis (14:1-7) 8-24, Hebrews 8:1-13, John 4:43-54

Do you stay to watch the credits at the end of a movie? 496 more words


Stone (Al Dhat)

The stone is St One, the essence of who you are. The stone unites opposites, brings seemingly irreconcilable positions together. The stone is the majestic throne of your own becoming. 204 more words


The Church's Role in Codifying Patriarchy

A sermon preached at Niles Discovery Church, Fremont, California,
on Sunday, January 21, 2018, by the Rev. Jeffrey Spencer.
Scriptures:  Genesis 21:8-21 and Mark 14:3-9… 2,365 more words


Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse

10 Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.  287 more words


Bible Trivia Saturday: Jesus In The Old Testament (Answer)


Where in the Book of Genesis do you see the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ mentioned?


The prediction of Jesus’ death and resurrection in its complete declaration through symbolism was first seen in… 577 more words


9 Words for Wilderness (Part 1)

If you’re anything like me, you don’t take much of anything you see, hear, or read these days at face value. As I’m sure you’ve already figured out, we human beings are prone to taking things out of context or just plain exaggeration. 1,227 more words