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The Cure for Rollercoaster Christianity

I’ve been moving at a snail’s pace through John chapter 15 this week, and its’ kind of ironic being that it’s message is on “abiding” or “staying” or “remaining” in Christ. 2,738 more words

Recommended Readings: March 25

If you read one article this week, look at How a Small, Country Congregation Became a Megachurch Overnight by Chad Bird.

For those of you with additional reading time this weekend, check out the following selections, gathered from the blogging world these past two weeks. 167 more words

Theology

Book Review, "Has American Christianity Failed?"

Wolfmueller, Bryan. Has American Christianity Failed? 2016. St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House.

When you are surrounded by a smell, you eventually go ‘nose-blind.’ You stop smelling what those outside your environment can smell.

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Small Catechism

Fishing with Superpowers

As he walked by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea—for they were fishermen.

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Christianity

More on Positive Confession

In hope of helping the reader study and guard themselves against “positive confession” I thought I’d share a couple helpful articles/videos that were helpful to me… 97 more words

American Christianity

A Little Farther Down the Path: The Very Good Gospel

For most of my life I gladly identified with the subset of Christianity known as evangelicalism. That was the community in which I had come to faith in Christ, the context where I sensed a call to vocational ministry and began the years-long program of study by which I hoped to prepare myself to fulfill that call. 1,033 more words

American Christianity

Recommended Reading: March 11

If you read one article this week, look at Pro-Life, Pro-Truth by Alexi Sargeant.

For those of you with additional reading time this weekend, check out the following suggestions, gathered from around the blogging world. 162 more words

Theology