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Mind of Citizenship in Heaven (Reading Philippians 3)

Paul in Philippians 3 is reminding us that we have been set apart, set aside for a consecrated life by the Spirit.

We live amongst people of the flesh, he says.   325 more words

Kingdom Of God

Heresy Makes a Religion, Part III

The second defining feature that determines whether or not a belief system is likely to be called a “religion” is its rules about heresy and… 835 more words

Culture Wars


Jesus’ fiercest opponents during His three plus years of ministry were the religious leaders of His day. It seems they tracked His every move and weren’t shy about quizzing Him at every turn. 761 more words

Biblical Insight

Sign of the times? United Church becomes a mosque

The long-standing Lincoln Road United Church has been sold and the historic building that was erected 100 years ago for Protestant Christians will now serve Windsor’s Muslim community. 1,011 more words


Three Links - Two Thoughts by "The Last English Prince" +

I have discussed this issue with two Islamic lawyers. One man is part of an Islamic Tribunal. The second, received his law degree from Damascus. These rulings are applicable in a modern age. 614 more words

Islamic Small Wars

Methodist Church of Sri Lanka ordains a New President & reaffirms Its Calling

Leo Fonseka,courtesy of The Island, 15 August 2015,

The sacred celebration and the installation service of the 12th President of the Methodist Church Sri Lanka will take place on the 18th of August 2015. 1,521 more words

Life Stories

The least religious major cities in America

Once again, Portland takes the honors, at least according to this August 3 poll from the Public Religion Research Institute.  The yellowish-green bar comprises the “unaffiliated,” and remember that many of these may believe in God, but not belong to a church. 33 more words