There are foundational and provisional ways of thinking (or, sometimes, not thinking) that are typically behind shifts in worldviews and lifestyles. Let’s find ways to help people think. Continue reading
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Change the way you talk about government. Continue reading
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Given the growing polarization and divisive tone of politics, I understand why Christians might want to distance themselves from the whole project. It seems that no matter how graciously we engage, we risk being misunderstood as taking sides with a “Radical Right” or a “Radical Left.” Continue reading
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If your 18-year factor was marked by a significant disruption or a serious dysfunction, it will have a definite effect on your identity, security, and relationship skills.
The word gospel means good news. It is the opposite of the message of religion that tells you to get your act together if you hope to be accepted by God. Religion buries us under the weight of the impossible. … Continue reading
My doctor said, “This kind of five bible verses and you’ll be better approach is far more common than many realize.” Continue reading
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Americans throughout our nation gather today to celebrate freedom. Yet most of us cannot fathom how costly this freedom has been for those who sacrificed to defend it. And millions of people in other parts of the world would love … Continue reading
Is it possible to find a better way to approach the debate over gay marriage?
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