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the prosperity garbage gospel.

I hate the prosperity gospel.

You cannot trade mud-cakes for Majesty. God offers so much more.

One reason that I hate it is because it is false. 1,254 more words

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America! America!

America! America!

God mend thine every flaw,

Confirm thy soul in self-control,

Thy liberty in law!

–America the Beautiful (Katharine Lee Bates)

It had been a long glorious morning full of adrenaline, symbolism, and splendid pomp and circumstance. 1,260 more words

Star Wars & the Bible

My colleague, Jack Peebles, loves the Star Wars movie saga. I thought I was a fan, and I am. Yet, Jack has shown me new heights of character appreciation, plot connection, and theological meaning. 1,314 more words

Christianity's Use of Purity

We must realize how much the idea of purity influences the church’s relationship to the rest of the world. Purity laws were instrument in Jewish religion and ethics. 422 more words

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A weary brow...

Oh foul and wretched soul, the Lord’s enmity you have brought. Pride atop your brow, resting as your wicked crown. Your brother is your footstool, yet care you not. 141 more words

Women, The Church, and Theology

I have been intentional in my avoidance the topic of women in ministry, their so-called eternal subordination under man, and the whole egalitarian vs. complementarian debate until today, because despite writing essays on the topic, discussing it relentlessly, and researching it to literal tears, I have not felt like opening up this “can of worms”. 780 more words

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