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OMG: God Is Beyond Cause and Effect - a sermon for Lent 4A - John 9:1-41

When I was a child, the word God was one of those words that adults either used in vain or in hushed tones. Outbursts of anger always included the word God. 2,358 more words

Progressive Theology

Here's How the New Christian Left Is Twisting the Gospel

From Charisma:

Peek behind the curtain of some “progressive” or “hip” evangelical churches, past the savvy technology and secular music, and you will find more than just a contemporary worship service. 1,959 more words

Signs Of The Times

Seeds of Apostasy?

Most all of us are familiar with the wise adage, “Feed a man a fish and feed him for a day, but teach a man to fish and you will feed him for a lifetime.” The barebones issue behind this proverb is that, if you really care for another and his welfare as a person, you will invest in his life in ways that have less temporary, more far-reaching and eternal effects and benefits. 1,932 more words

Church Hierachy and Invalidation

Invalidation can come in many forms.

You can be ignored or you can become enmeshed.  You can be attacked or you can be minimised. Whichever way you are invalidated it is always abuse.  2,131 more words

Cults And Spiritual Abuse

You Can't Serve God and Mormon

Steve and I listened to an informative video the other night.  It was a recording from the 2007 Ligonier Ministries conference.  I can’t post it because WordPress won’t let me but… 1,519 more words

False Gospels

New Hampshire clergy spouses share their experiences as "the other half"

The Clergy Spouse and Partner Support Mission Group of the NH Conference of the United Church of Christ sponsored a workshop at Prepared to Serve 2017… 610 more words

Church

"Thank You"

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on March 3, 2017)

“I thank my God every time I remember you” … 852 more words

Christianity