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Our Suffering World

“Do you not comprehend that, as you stand on the earth, you are standing at the very conjunction of Heaven and Hell, the gate of which lies before you.” (B. James Wilson, from “Kingdom of Light”) Who among you, who … Continue reading

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The Time Has Come!

The time has come for the crumbling church to rise up and take back what has been lost, but so many who sit in the pews each Sunday are too sick to join the fight. I’m not talking about physical … Continue reading

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Changing Our Paradigm of Death

Some religions celebrate death, certainly Christianity is one that should. I know of a religious sect that mourns the birth of a child and celebrates the death of a member with feasting and great joy. As Christians, we could learn … Continue reading

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Over These Prison Walls

I feel like, and have felt for a long time, that the church has been imprisoned by its own walls. That through its history, the church has created a prison fortress that has defined it since the beginning of the … Continue reading

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It’s Not About Your Happiness, Dammit

I recently read an article about, “The Gospel of Happiness.” No disrespect to Joel Osteen, but if happiness is your goal in life, then you’ve missed the boat entirely. In fact, your religion is Hedonism, no matter how thickly you … Continue reading

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This Valentine’s Day Beware a Cold Heart

I was saved in a Baptist church and blessed to find myself under the tutelage of one of the finest Bible scholars I have ever heard. In that atmosphere, as a young Christian, I was happy to accept whatever doctrine … Continue reading

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Speaking of Suffering

2 Chronicles 15:5 “And in those times there was no peace to the one who went out, nor to the one who came in, but great turmoil was on all the inhabitants of the lands. 6-7 So nation was destroyed … Continue reading

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