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That You May Know | Part 3

If you haven’t already, read Mark 2:1-12 and the first two parts of this series, for some background (Part 1 | Part 2)! 920 more words

Awesome God

Dining with sinners

Then Matthew invited Jesus and his disciples to his house for a large feast. A lot of the other people who were there were tax collectors and those who were disreputable, because these kinds of people flocked to Jesus. 74 more words

Condensed Gospel

From the Archives: The Gift

For the third time, the ageing Pharisee circled the strangely shaped object lying at his feet.  No one could tell him who had left it unsolicited outside his door, or even when it had appeared.   1,127 more words

Bread For The Bride

Don't Teach Your Children To Go To Church

Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about church attendance:  why people go or don’t go to church.

It dawned on me this past Sunday, as I listened to our pastor preach about John the Baptist, what the answer was.   307 more words

Food For The Soul

American Phariseeism

After, disagreeing with someone or expressing my  opinion on something.  I have had people make gasp and say, I thought you are suppose to be a Christian. 674 more words

Christianity

The Church Kid Epidemic

The past two weeks I have been listening to my students answer the question “Who are you?” They each took a turn in the hot seat to proclaim their identities. 560 more words

Ministry

Playing the Pharisee Card by Todd Wilken

In Politics, we’ve learned to spot those who play the “racism card”, the “war on women” card, and the “nazi card”. We should all recognize these as bad arguments, and signs the one ‘playing the card’ has no argument and has resorted to… 282 more words

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