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Live the Questions

It’s nearly Christmas!  And Jo has been setting up her PT room with equipment that has been sent up from one of the care centers in the Henan Province.  791 more words

General Updates

Why are we going to China?

We’ve asked ourselves this question many times over the last 10 months or so.   A good corollary to this question would be “Why China?”.

In answering the questions “Why?” and “Why China?” for myself, I try to avoid vague, tortured justifications or glib answers.  1,194 more words

Theology & Philosophy

The Doctrines of Grace

Whose choice is it when a person is saved? Is it the person’s choice, or God’s? Some answer that it’s the person’s choice; others say it’s God’s. 2,541 more words

Bible

Waiting for Adoption: Transsexual Persons in the Life of the Church

THIS IS AN OLDER ARTICLE THAT NEVER GOT POSTED ALTHOUGH SOME FORM OF IT EXISTED FOR YEARS. I HAVE DECIDED TO PUBLISH IT BELATEDLY AS IT IS ESSENTIALLY COMPLETE AS-IS. 2,580 more words

Faith

"God is dead"

İmage : Mount Damavand, Shayan Moradi

I will tell you. We have killed him—you and I. All of us are his murderers. But how did we do this? 1,144 more words

Book About Sufism

Essay: Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church

Apart from the nature of Justification, one of the other major issues separating Protestants from Roman Catholics is the issue of authority. Protestants believe that the Bible alone is the only infallible authority on matters of faith and morals. 195 more words

Luis Dizon

Doctors, Diagnoses and Days

by Fred Marx

Before I retired, there wasn’t time enough to add something to my life, even if that something was important and I ached to do it. 673 more words

Life As I Know It