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The Beauty of Being Human

Backwards Understanding You’ve probably heard some variation of the quote: “Life can only be understood backwards.” The source is the Danish philosopher Kiekegaard, and his point was that clarity for our lives forward lies in looking to the past. That’s how it works here, as we look back to the[…]

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What Coke Taught Us About ‘Merica

It’s taken me a full month to get my mind around the back lash over this video. How could 1 minute of media content undo what “seems” to be 100 years of progress? “We’ve moved beyond Jim Crow.” “We’ve moved beyond purposeful segregation.” “We’ve moved beyond alienation because of race,[…]

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In Light of What’s to Come

I spent the first half of the day on Christmas Eve in the scriptures reading through Paul’s letters.  And although they are full with theology, history, doctrine and instruction, there is something common to them that struck me more deeply than anything else: Paul seemed to live in light of[…]

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One Should Die, the Other Submit, but They Both Rebel

When sin entered the world it ruined the harmony of marriage not because it brought headship and submission into existence, but because it twisted man’s humble, loving headship into hostile domination in some men and lazy indifference in others. And it twisted woman’s intelligent, willing submission into manipulative obsequiousness in[…]

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Neutral Jesus

On the 22nd of this month I tweeted, there is no neutrality with God. You either actively pursue Him or actively oppose Him. Though this statement would seem to be divisive, it’s true…but when truth is determined in degree’s and not absolutes, then this “all or nothing” statement becomes the source of[…]

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Too Glorious to Be Incidental

A high resolution extreme ultraviolet image of the sun taken by Space Dynamics Observatory on March 30, 2010. Reds are relatively cool (about 107,540 Fahrenheit); blues and greens are hotter (greater than 1.8 million Fahrenheit){Image taken from foxnews.com}. How can you not see the glory of a great God in[…]

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