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Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

Scripture reference: The Last Supper Matthew 26:17-30, Mark 14:22-26, Luke 22:7-38, and John 14 It was one of the poignant moments in the Gospels: the Last Supper (or Seder since it was the Passover feast). Poignant because we see the … Continue reading

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Inclusion and Diversity at Lent

Have we not all one Father? Has not one God created us? Malachi 2:10(a) There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.Galatians … Continue reading

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They All Have Names!

For the poor shall never cease out of the land: therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt open thine hand wide unto thy brother, to thy poor, and to thy needy, in thy land. Deuteronomy 15:11 (King James Version) I … Continue reading

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Disconnected Christians

not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as is the manner of some From Hebrews 10:25 (New King James Version) Ever seen how our churches are diminishing in membership size? All over our great land, we’re seeing the rise of … Continue reading

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Owww!!!

And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. John 8:32 (King James Version) Welcome to Summer 2014 season folks!   And like any good reader, I started my summer reading with some good books-fiction and non-fiction.  … Continue reading

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What If…

Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. On that day many will say to me, ‘Lord, Lord, did we … Continue reading

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Atheists in the Pulpit

No longer believing in the inspiration of the scriptures, I became a fully-fledged agnostic. Within another few months, I was comfortable saying that I didn’t believe in a god. I was no longer afraid of what people thought of me, … Continue reading

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Uhh…Run That By Me Again?

“Legitimate Rape?” Maybe I’m missing something, but last I knew there’s nothing “legitimate” about rape.  Unless of course, you Sen. Todd Akin (R-MO) who made the statement: “If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to … Continue reading

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When Church Becomes a Chore

This is to all those who labor in the Vineyard, but feel as if they’re on a plantation instead. I know what I’m about to post is sacrilegious to those who feel that their position in church is their life.  However, … Continue reading

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The Jesus Fix

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? Why then is not the health of the daughter of my people recovered? Jeremiah 8:22 (21st Century King James Version)  When you go to a worship service-wherever it is-do … Continue reading

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