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Why Forgiveness Should Not Always be Practiced and Why Some Christians are Manipulated Through Forgiveness

Forgiveness cam be powerful and freeing when its practiced properly. However, this blog would like to pose a question. What do you do with forgiveness when the offending party or person doesn’t believe they have done anything wrong? 1,429 more words

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Preserving Rich Wells Post on Forgiveness From Soma Church Community in Santa Rosa, California

Rich Wells who is involved in ministry at Soma Church Community wrote a blog post a while back about the topic of forgiveness. This post is designed to capture the post and I plan to use it to make some points about forgiveness.  1,234 more words

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Recommend Read: Billy Graham and the Dangers of Mixing Faith and Politics at the Religious News Service

Grant Wicker of Duke Divinity School gave an interview with the Religious News Service recently. The scholar who wrote a book about Billy Graham discusses how Graham was burned by politics and how he would be appalled at what Franklin Graham is doing in making the gospel political.  179 more words

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Considering Authoritarianism in Evangelicalism. Did Individuals Like Mark Driscoll in Seattle Pave the way for Evangelicals to Follow Donald Trump?

Evangelical Christianity is a very authoritarian culture. There are many pastors who can rule in a authoritarian manner. I have experienced this in a couple of churches as well. 1,147 more words

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CNN Looks at the Issues within Christian Contemporary Music and Explores the Culture

Recently CNN had an article that looked at the issues inside the Christian contemporary music industry. This is a result of evangelicals increased engagement in politics. 239 more words

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What Happened to the Deer Herd at Camp Harvest?

Camp Harvest had a deer herd which was maintained and used for hunting. People could pay to hunt at Harvest Bible Chapel’s camp in Michigan. One of the stories that has yet to emerge is what happened to the deer herd at Camp Harvest. 856 more words

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Hemant Mehta on if Atheists Sounded Like Christians

The Friendly Atheist, Hemant Mehta did a video a couple of years back that looked at evangelical Christian culture. His video looked at how atheists would sound if they spoke like evangelical Christians.  227 more words

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