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Does God Play Favorites?

When I saw it, I thought apartment building. When she saw it, she thought Swiss cheese.

Climbing the ridge I paused at the tree stump and exclaimed internally, Rodent Apartments! 1,984 more words

New Testament

A Little Sin

Joshua 6:17 – But keep yourselves from the things set apart, or you will be set apart for destruction. If you take any of those things, you will set apart the camp of Israel for destruction and bring disaster on it.  416 more words

Blackberry Economy: Meditation on Luke 12:15-21

By Denise Griebler

I’m thinking about the poor rich farmer in Luke’s gospel.  12th chapter, verses 15- 21.  Greed and idolatry.  The parable offers a back way in to the economy of grace by means of bad example.   455 more words

Theological Animation


It’s that time of year … my baskets and tubs have been planted and are now watched closely to gauge growth and many blooms are hopefully anticipated. 603 more words

The fear of not having enough (Luke 12)

We could maybe identify that there are two polar opposite categories of people when it comes to a view of money and material resources and how to use them. 833 more words

Long Story Short

reFUNCTIONation suggestion # 45 : May we repent of caring more about church budget than church purpose.

People get up in arms about money. And in a sense, they should. It’s important! Jesus got up in arms regarding how money was being spent by the religious of His day. 849 more words

Keeping Score on True Success (Luke 12)

People have been fighting over inheritances since practically the beginning of time. I shared a story in a sermon not long ago about how it had even happened in my family system on the one occasion of my administration of a will. 840 more words

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