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Aristotle for Christian Politics

Raphael
The School of Athens, 1511
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Especially in American schools of theological discourse, there is a nigh-eternal tension between the terms of Christian doctrine-practice and politics. 1,382 more words

The Purpose of the Church

Perhaps the primary idea of the church was fellowship.  It was the corporate and social outcome of individual relation to Christ.  Christianity is social as well as personal.  258 more words

The Church

Christian ministry is not only for the task of a pastor, but of the local churches.

I am persuaded that the church today has many more consumers than committed participants. 760 more words

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How does the role of the local church play in the role of personal transformation? Can one grow apart from the local church?

In the book by… 852 more words

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Meet the Author: Our Q&A with Jeff Brown

We sat down for a chat with Jeff Brown, author of Corporate Decision-Making in the Church of the New Testament. In addition to discussing his book, Jeff also touched upon his writing process, influences, and future projects. 1,472 more words

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The Great Commission | Matthew Henry

And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: … 3,636 more words

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New Resource on Women in Office

When I teach the Belgic Confession to my catechism students, I now spend a lesson on the topic of women in office.  I never had to do this before, but sadly, the times have changed.  138 more words

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