Category Archives: Christian Life

Broken Sex, Broken Us

Earlier today, I read an “article” called The Next Time Someone Uses the Bible to Say that Homosexuality is a Sin, Show Them This. It is a sarcastic jab at the Old Testament’s restrictions and permissions. The big problem is … Continue reading

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“Wait … You knew about this?”

The teenager was watching. She didn’t have to. It wasn’t a requirement. At first, it was merely curiosity, but then she was unable to turn away, like watching a devastating train wreck as it took place. It was painful to … Continue reading

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How Free is Freedom in Christ?

Twenty years ago, I remember sitting in my church in Virginia listening to a story that Marilyn Hickey related about an experience she had with another passenger on an airliner. It went something like this: I was seated next to … Continue reading

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The Gospel — Why Don’t Even Those Who ARE Prepared for It Want to Listen?

The Jesus-loving, God-honoring Christian mind reads the Bible and thinks, “Truth is obvious. How can others not see it?” The non-Christian mind looks at the Bible (usually without reading its content) and says, “It’s a fairy tale. It’s archaic. It’s … Continue reading

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What is the Proper Response to Nationalized Gay Marriage in America?

Today has been an interesting day in America. For me, I’ve had a lot of emotion rise to the fore, and I’ve had to look deep in order to sort them out and to determine whether any of them are … Continue reading

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Is Our Protection God’s Responsibility?

Are you aware of all of the terrible things that God has not allowed to happen to you? Do you know about that car that was going to strike you while you were jogging, but swerved back to the left … Continue reading

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Agreements: The Bad Kind

“I am not worthy of love or respect.” “I deserve to feel hated, despised, rejected, used, abused.” “I despise myself, because I am no good. I’m not worthy or deserving of anything good.” “I am property to be used and … Continue reading

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