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Recommended Reading: November 21-27

Happy Thanksgiving Weekend! If you read one article this week, look at the Conciliar Post Round Table: After Death.

For those of you with additional reading time (perhaps over some delectable leftovers), check out the following suggestions below. 180 more words


Addressing The Current Debates About Jesus

The Truth About Jesus edited by Donald Armstrong (Eerdmans, 1998)  is a wonderful collection of essays from an Anglican conference gathered to explore and answer issues raised in both the scholarly and popular areas by The Jesus Seminar in Birmingham Alabama. 222 more words

YouthMinistry/Spiritual Formation

The "Good" in Romans 8:28

One of the first promises of scriptures I learned as a new Christian that became a great comfort to me in times of trouble and adversity was Romans 8:28! 824 more words


Book Review: Out of Sorts, by Sarah Bessey

“Once upon a time, you had it all beautifully sorted out. Then you didn’t.

Out of Sorts: a state of being in one’s heart or mind or body.

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Packards' Progress

Harnessing Chaos

Crossley’s book has been available in the U.K. since last year. The U.S. release date is January 28, 2016, and contains updates and expansions. I hope to review it in February. 413 more words

Biblical Studies

Urban Legend: We Can Do Anything Through Christ Who Gives Us Strength

Urban legends are un- (or dis-)proved stories that have been passed down for decades, such as how Coke will dissolve a tooth overnight, alligators live in the sewers of New York, or Mr. 634 more words

Biblical Studies

God's Commands: Leviticus 18-27

It’s been a while.  Everything is changing.  God’s word stays true forever.  Last time we heard all of the imperatives regarding offerings, emissions and food.  Now we turn to the imperatives that are more severe in tone. 1,189 more words

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