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One thing Christians can do right

This is kind of a parody to all those ’20 ways the church has gotten it wrong’ ’20 things Christians need to stop doing’ etc. articles which currently seem to be quite popular (and also sort of a repeat of … Continue reading

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What really matters

What makes us Christian? what sets us apart? What really matters? It’s not about how well you know the Bible. Or how much of it you’ve memorized and how well you can quote appropriate passages at the right time; how … Continue reading

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The clobber claims

The clobber claims: I hate to involve myself in endless discussions over who’s right and who’s wrong (Romans 14:1) But when the word of God is being used to “crush people with unbearable religious demands” (Matthew 23: 4) or to … Continue reading

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The Fall and Redemption: the Bible in 3 pages

The Garden of Eden: When the world was all as it should be. Imagine this: you’ve been living in a world in which you’ve never seen or thought that anything was ‘wrong.’ It was all good. Pure and simple. Nothing … Continue reading

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What is Atonement?

What is atonement? The “traditional” which is actually not traditional, but modern (according to Richard Rohr), view (of many Evangelicals and Baptists) of atonement is that something has gone horribly wrong with creation and now God can’t bear to look … Continue reading

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