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Domesticating Jesus

Jesus Christ. Some say he’s a prophet, the Son of God, the messiah. Others like me consider him a loving friend. A great drinking buddy with the personality of a Starbucks barista or a Barnes and Noble bookseller. 720 more words

Palm Sunday

Today marks the start of a very important week to Christians around the world as it is Palm Sunday and the first day of Holy Week. 322 more words


Sin-ful Tax

We all know, and have little choice but to accept, that taxes are a part of life; indeed one of the two certainties of life, the other being death. 894 more words


Sotto voce

“I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. Every branch in me that beareth not fruit He taketh away: and every branch in me that beareth fruit, He purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit.” (John 15:1-2) 811 more words


1 Samuel 13-14 Saul behaves foolishly

From 1 Samuel 13-14


1 Sam 13.1-7; Story; Saul Fights the Philistines
1 Sam 13.8-23; Story; Saul’s Unlawful Sacrifice
1 Sam 14.1-23; Story; Jonathan Defeats the Philistines… 1,344 more words


Baby Steps

There is a hard struggle in being a Christian. When you begin following Jesus, he forgives you of your sins and you begin a lifelong process of following him, in which he leads you away from sinful tendencies and makes you more holy. 518 more words