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Addressing the Areopagus

Then Paul stood in the midst of the Areopagus and said, “Men of Athens, I perceive that in all things you are very religious; 23 for as I was passing through and considering the objects of your worship, I even found an altar with this inscription:

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The Good News Feed?

For the season of Advent I decided to take a break from all social media. I had succumbed to the all-too-common habit of checking news feeds and notifications on an alarmingly regular basis. 1,004 more words

Reflections

Epimenides, Prophet from Crete

Epimenides, from the island of Crete in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, broke the rules that constrained human thinking in his time, opening a floodgate of inspiration that swept GSOT to a place and a level that could never have been anticipated. 1,469 more words

Searching For GSOT

Strategically Selling the Gospel

The effective ability to discuss and engage on spiritual matters goes beyond heart and conviction. It involves sensitivity, tact, and even strategic wisdom. The Bible gives us a blueprint for doing so. 1,114 more words

Faith

Ancient Agora of Athens

Exploring the Ancient Agora was a highlight of my visit to Athens. Everyone interacts with spaces differently; for me, I could feel the history here, and I tried to transport myself to a time when the site was a daily marketplace. 156 more words

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Climbing Areopagus

While visiting the Ancient Agora in Athens, I noticed an outcrop high on the hill to the south. I didn’t know what it was, but based on the number of people who were standing on it, it was clearly a popular destination. 139 more words

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