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The Everlasting Man

In his book, The Everlasting Man, G.K. Chesterton gives an alternative view of man and history informed by the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. By doing this he shows the utter necessity of the Incarnation within a history seen through the lenses of man as a worshiping creature and how the Incarnation satisfies our deepest longings by combining both reason and religion through revelation. 2,834 more words

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How (Not) to be Great

In 2008, Marvel released their first installation in a series of hero movies that have since been released over the past decade. Within the past several years, hero movies have risen in popularity alongside a seismic shift in our culture’s values. 1,557 more words

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Salvation as the Restoration of Creation

The essence of the Christian religion consists in this, that the creation of the Father, devastated by sin, is restored in the death of the Son of God, and re-created by the Holy Spirit into a kingdom of God.

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Spiritual Spectacles

For as the aged, or those whose sight is defective, when any book, however fair, is set before them, though they perceive that there is something written, are scarcely able to make out two consecutive words, but, when aided by glasses, begin to read distinctly, so Scripture, gathering together the impressions of Deity, which, till then, lay confused in our minds, dissipates the darkness, and shows us the true God clearly.

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The Gospel According to Abraham

“And the Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying “in you shall all the nations be blessed.”  (Gal.

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Look Up

So if you have been raised with Christ, seek the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.

~Colossians 3:1

Humans are bad at repenting because we are idolatrous.  

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An All-Encompassing Faith

Have you ever heard someone say after a sermon, “That’s just what I needed to get me through the week” or “that sermon didn’t really apply to my life”? 1,349 more words

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