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Immigration

Immigration is not a topic I’m at all passionate about. I certainly have my beliefs and opinions on the matter, and I surely have concerns about our nation’s safety, but I’m not overzealous when it comes to immigration policy, illegal immigration, and immigration reform like a majority of politicians and their constituents appear to be at this time. 851 more words

Textbook spirituality

There is such a spirituality that is so obsessed with rules, regulations and recipes that it is done to the ready exclusion of very spirituality itself! 300 more words

Observation

Sabbath Rest-Daily Insights for Growth (1/15/2017)

The past couple of days my readings in Mark’s Gospel have focused on the topic of sabbath. God created the sabbath to call his people into a regular and intentional experience of rest from their labors and from the incessant hurriedness of life. 325 more words

A CHRISTADELPHIAN REFERENCE [527b]

Christadelphianism appears to be a complex religion that is based on over-intellectualisation of the gospel. I say complex because one is taken through a maize of scriptural references which lead away from the simple apprehension of the gospel message, instead, claiming superior knowledge upon which they rely directly for their salvation, and denying all other Christians the right to lay claim to this same salvation, and certainly denying them fellowship. 158 more words

Religion

A CHRISTADELPHIAN REFERENCE [527]

Christadelphianism appears to be a complex religion that is based on over-intellectualisation of the gospel. I say complex because one is taken through a maize of scriptural references which lead away from the simple apprehension of the gospel message, instead, claiming superior knowledge upon which they rely directly for their salvation, and denying all other Christians the right to lay claim to this same salvation, and certainly denying them fellowship. 158 more words

Religion

Freedom vs. License

I’ve heard people say that if you preach too much about our freedom in Christ, then believers will start to think that they have a license to live however they want.  626 more words

Christ

Lost in the Deep Woods of Religiosity

Amid a thick wood stood a big tent. Inside was a stage with many chairs, upon which sat a number of prim and proper looking people. 709 more words