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Episode 28 - Not Today Legalism with Brandon Andress

by Alex Reiman and Jason Duncan

The law was designed by God to crush us, and that is exactly what it does. It crushes us to the point of crying out to God, “I can’t do this on my own, please send help!” Enter Jesus into the picture. 234 more words

Podcast

Leaving Pentecostalism/Charismatic Faith & Legalism

Rigid. Legalistic. Strict. Hardcore. Shunning. Members Only. Elitist.

These are words I have heard used to describe the Pentecostal/Charismatic movement, of which I was apart of for 15 years, and I fervently rejected those labels as false while there. 2,308 more words

Faith

Is Tithing for New Testament Christians?

On Tithing & Offerings

The purpose of this article is to take a flat (non-denominational) Biblical approach to the topic of Tithing and Offerings, and whether they are still applicable as a… 3,216 more words

Faith

Unseeing Narcissus

I’m quite adept at hiding from cameras. Take a look at the thousands of family photos we have and I’m in the tiniest fraction of them. 471 more words

Musings

White Cell Christianity

I am the son of a Congregational minister, a female congregational minister.  Just those three words, “female congregational minister”, are enough to close the minds of a disturbingly large percentage of Christians and cause them to read every word I write with unwarranted suspicion and at an elevated “threat level.”  Why, because the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree and… 1,491 more words

Religion

The Tyranny of Power and Pleasure

John had 2 sons.  He brought them in and gave them the chores for the day.  Seth agreed to do it but thought his dad was pretty dumb.  364 more words

Jesus

Repentant or Sorry

Repentant or Sorry

By Carolyn Dale Newell

For godly sorrow produces repentance leading to salvation, not to be regretted;

But the sorrow of the world produces death. 429 more words