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Christianity vs Patriotism: And the Winner Is…

Racism. Patriotism. Football. Protests. Christianity.  Maybe by now, you’re all tired of the rhetoric. Some of it has been unkind, some unreasonable, and some just coarse (as heard from our President). But I hope that you will find the brief thoughts below to be none of those things, and actually helpful. Please consider: I am …

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Why Christianity Is So Offensive

  The real reason so many people find Christianity offensive, and why they want nothing to do with it may not be what you think. I’m convinced the one thing so many people find offensive about Christianity is “LOVE.”  Yes, “love.” You see, it’s because of love that Christians must be willing to forgive (Matthew …

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Government & The Christian: A Perspective

Imagine a homeless man living on the streets. He’s able to get by never having more than he needs, but always having enough to survive. Then one day a man showed compassion on him by giving him a house to live in with all the amenities, free of charge. Consequently, this formerly homeless man was able …

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Racism & Christianity

A preacher friend of mine and his wife decided to adopt a child.  They had already raised children of their own, but decided they wanted to share the blessings God had given them and “rescue” an orphaned child by raising him in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. Noble motives, indeed.  So they went …

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A Cross With Wheels?

Just this past weekend, while I was driving in Bowling Green, I saw two men carrying crosses on the side of the road, followed by a crowd of about 30 or 40 people.  As I passed these two men, I looked at the crosses they were carrying and I couldn’t help but notice that both …

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