As a senior at a rather popular Christian university, I have come to realize that there are SO MANY things we say here that people on the outside would have NO IDEA what we are talking about. 1,381 more words
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Growing up attending a Christian Church in any denomination is very confusing. At first, you’re the future of the church and the center of attention, you get Vacation Bible School, you get Children’s Church and Children’s Moments which may include: being given candy and other snacks as well as small toys and doing crafts. 637 more words
Definition of terms, especially in religious dialogue, has become increasingly more important as our society shifts away from the belief that words have absolute meanings. Not everyone agrees upon the dictionary definitions, so we can’t presume that we are discussing the same topic, even when we are using the same words… especially in a “faith” context. 889 more words
Believer 1: Did you read up on the sermons notes about the archetypes of the salvation narrative found throughout scripture?
Believer 2: Sorry, I was too busy looking into covenantal theology on grace, irresistible grace, and prevenient grace to prepare for Sunday’s lessons. 301 more words
I had to hit the blog for this crap. Yes, I have read Fifty Shades of Gray…all three…in less than 2 weeks. Yes, I am a Christian. 417 more words