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Perfect: Is that All?

Bless me, reader(s), for I have sinned: it has been more than two months since my last blog post. I suspect that few of you are particularly upset by the long dearth of content – surely there are other places … Continue reading

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The (Other) L-Word, Part 2

On Saturday, we put light in the spotlight, by noting that this L-word makes its first appearance in the second paragraph of the whole Bible (Let there be light), and then highlighting a couple of verses that suggest that God is light – or … Continue reading

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Contradictions, Part 2: Faux Disciplehood?

According to Matthew 12:30, if we’re not for Jesus, we’re against Him. But according to Mark 9:40, if we’re not against Him, we’re for Him. And according to Matthew 7:21-23, even if we say we’re for Him and do miracles … Continue reading

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God Loves Everyone

Yesterday, I reminded you of the very reassuring reality that God loves you. Today, I think it’s time to look at the same truth from a different angle – God loves everyone else, too. That’s a very pleasant sentiment on … Continue reading

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