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Social Justice Campus Minister Fails to Understand Jesus

Brandi Miller, writing for the Huffington Post, claims Jeff Sessions Has Got The Bible All Wrong. Does she get it right? Since October 2017, at least 2,700 children have been separated from their families as the result of the Trump … Continue reading

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The Separation of Church and State

“Persecution is not an original feature in any religion; but it is always the strongly marked feature of all religions established by law.” ― Thomas Paine The Pharisees of Jerusalem discussed how they might entrap Jesus into saying something foolish. … Continue reading

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Til Death Do Us Part

“The remedy for most marital stress is not in divorce. It is not in separation. It is in simple integrity that leads a man and a woman to square up their shoulders and meet their obligations. It is found in … Continue reading

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Who Needs Our Help?

Matthew was a tax collector for the Roman government, a profession whose members were reviled by the people of Judea as collaborators with the occupying enemy. Jesus found him sitting receiving payments and asked Matthew to follow him, and Matthew … Continue reading

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Washing the Outside of the Cup

Jung said “You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do.” Jesus goes further: Why you do what you do is important. Doing things to impress others instead of doing them because you believe in them does not … Continue reading

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