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Practicing a deep intercultural understanding

Vancouver Broadway Street is buzzing with life. Today is Greek Festival Day. Life music accompanies the celebration of a culture and its people. The smell of food is inviting and people join long patient line-ups to sample Greek cuisine. 1,589 more words

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The Role of Public Reason in the clash between LGBT advocates and true believers

Typically, we assume that our character traits must be consistent across all aspects of our lives. A devoted partner is also a loyal employee. The same person must also be dedicated to pet owner and a steadfast patron to their favorite establishments. 2,070 more words


Alienating and Marginalizing Evangelicals and "True Believers": nuancing the LGBT argument and reaching its natural limits

The pillar of this post revolves around a Times Magazine article titled “Freedom Fight” from the April 13, 2015 edition[1]. After the Supreme Court decision of last week, it is more important than ever to understand the reservations of religious communities. 2,847 more words


July-August Newsletter

Click here to read the July-August edition of the Emmaus Visitor, on its way to mailboxes all over the Racine Metro Area.

In this summer’s issue: Celebrate Kermés (or Fermés, if you will) ☼ Neighborhood Camp Needs Food Helpers ☼ National Night Out ☼ Cool Community Meal ☼ Walk for Water ☼ ‘Planting Seeds’ ☼ Synod Assembly Report ☼ RUGN Garden ☼ New Carpeting, Upholstery ☼ ‘God’s Work, Our Hands’ Sunday ☼ Pastor Joins Human Rights Commision ☼ Keep Lake Michigan Cliean ☼ ‘Joined in Mission’


"What Does the Bible Really Teach About Homosexuality," by Kevin DeYoung, Review

Among a few different books authored or co-authored by Kevin DeYoung this year is What Does the Bible Really Teach About Homosexuality?, which is a timely, respectful contribution to the conversation regarding same-sex relations in the church. 1,764 more words


Two Prayer Vigils

City Wide Prayer: Racine Unity Rally & Prayer Vigil

Thursday, June 25, 2015 @ 6:00 PM Host Church: United Faith Missionary Baptist Church, 1327 Blake Avenue, Racine, WI. 124 more words

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