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Where is the Nietzsche Hospital?

After all it was the followers of Jesus who pioneered such radical innovations as hospitals, orphanages, leprosariums, almhouses, relief for the poor, and public education. The idea that the world somehow or other would have arrived at an ethical worldview that could produce such charitable practices and institutions… 53 more words


The Story of Shalom in the Story of God Part II

The Story of Shalom in the Story of God Part II

Last post we looked at the Hebrew word for peace, shalom, as the way things were meant to be. 2,970 more words

Justice Series

Is the American Way the Jesus Way?

Brian Zahnd is the co-founder and lead pastor of Word of Life Church, a non-denominational Christian congregation in Saint Joseph, Missouri. Brian is known for his focus on embracing the deep and long history of the Church and wholeheartedly participating in God’s mission to redeem and restore His world. 302 more words

The Faithful

Unconditional? The Call of Jesus to Radical Forgiveness

Unconditional? The Call of Jesus to Radical Forgiveness by Brian Zahnd. Lake Mary, FL: Charisma House, 2010.

“If Christianity isn’t about forgiveness,” says Brian Zahnd, “it’s about nothing at all.” True enough, but should a believer always forgive? 129 more words

Jesus Christ

Jesus Died for Us…Not for God - Brian Zahnd

You killed the Author of life, whom God raised from the dead.” –The Apostle Peter, Acts 3:15

Golgotha is where the great crimes of humanity — pride, rivalry, blame, violence, domination, war, and empire — are dragged into the searing light of divine judgment.

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It All Comes Down to Love

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Every once in a while you come across a blog post that is just too good to keep to yourself.  391 more words

Kingdom Of God