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The Absurdity of the Atonement

I found this useful article on the web some years ago, where it was credited to Dr Ken Pulliam. My own thoughts concerning the doctrine are that the disciples clearly thought of Jesus as someone special and thoroughly expected him to somehow bring about an earthly kingdom. 1,005 more words

Religion

United We Stand

“Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers.

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Independence (and rambling thoughts...)

Hello Blog!  How are you???  I say that as if my blog can speak.  Silly me.

Well, it has been a while since I’ve been on a nice blogging schedule and I have missed it so much.  878 more words

Prayer

The Struggle is Real

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Sin.

It constantly beckons you to satisfy it.

Perhaps at its first request you are able to deny it. But the idea of it bounces around your head the same way a kid bounces off walls when you load him up with candy. 177 more words

Christ

Bodily Constrictions and the Nature of Freedom

I saw this article in the NYTimes from Friday, July 3. It’s about the various means people, particularly women, have used over the years to lessen or enhance various body parts depending on the current standards of beauty. 348 more words

Christianity

Caught in the Rapture

Caught in the Rapture

On my knees

I kneel and cry

Shouting out to God

Desperately asking why!?

But as I look up

All I see is a dark and empty sky… 320 more words

Life