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Mindshift Podcast - The Legacy of Jonathan Edwards and the Half-Way Covenant

Introduction

While I was sleeping last night, I listened to the Mindshift Podcast which is hosted by Dr. Clint Heacock who is part of one of the closed Facebook groups that I am a part of. 1,259 more words

Theology

Praying for Peace - Home and Abroad - May 17, 2018 - Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals

Introduction

Off and on this year, I have been using Shane Clairborne’s book, A Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals, in my daily devotions. Usually, I read a short devotional for the day of the year on the bus. 971 more words

American Church

Inescapable Love of God - Thomas Talbott - Inclusive Gospel

Hi – I’m reading “The Inescapable Love of God” by Thomas Talbott and wanted to share this quote with you.

“Many religious doctrines serve, among other things, a sociological function, and over the centuries the traditional understanding of hell has served one function especially well: it has enabled religious and political leaders to cultivate fear and to employ fear as a means of social control.

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Brian Zahnd

Monday Morning Sermon Recap - Water into Wine - John 2:1-11 - Jeff Cannell - Central Vineyard Church

The First Sign: Turning Water into Wine

1 On the third day a wedding took place in Cana of Galilee. Jesus’s mother was there, and 2 Jesus and his disciples were invited to the wedding as well.

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Relationships

Almost Heretical Podcast - Interview with Brian Zahnd (Author of Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God)

Introduction

As some of you know who follow this blog, I am have been deconstructing away from Evangelicalism since my divorce (even though I didn’t know I was deconstructing then).  1,031 more words

Relationships

The Struggle of American Christianity

A huge religious marketplace has been set up in North America to meet the needs and fantasies of people just like us. There are conferences and gatherings custom-designed to give us what we need.

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Sinners In the Hands of a Loving God

A few hundred years ago a pastor by the name of Jonathan Edwards gave a sermon called “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God”. It was a strongly worded sermon to say the least, and his goal was to jolt his listeners into taking their faith more seriously. 676 more words