Archive | November, 2010

The most grotesque and vile thing on this planet

November 30, 2010

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The Cross was at once the most horrible and the most beautiful example of God’s wrath. It was the most just and the most gracious act in history. God would have been more than unjust, He would have been diabolical to punish Jesus if Jesus had not first willingly taken on Himself the sins of […]

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Is there a hole in your holiness?

November 29, 2010

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In his excellent blog, Kevin DeYoung said, “I have a growing concern that younger evangelicals do not take seriously the Bible’s call to personal holiness. We are too at peace with worldliness in our homes, too at ease with sin in our lives, too content with spiritual immaturity in our churches.” Read the rest of […]

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Does God scare the piss out of you?

November 26, 2010

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Like doves of the valleys, they will all moan, each for their own sins. Every hand will go limp; every leg will be wet with urine. They will put on sackcloth and be clothed with terror. Ezekiel 7:16-17 I’m not trying to be needlessly crude here, but the wrath of God is a terrifying thing. […]

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Book review: The Twelfth Imam

November 18, 2010

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First-time author Joel Rosenberg wrote a novel in which terrorists hijack a plane and crash it into the World Trade Center. Not all that impressive, except that he completed the book nine months before the tragedy of 9/11 ever happened. The eerie way life imitated art thrust Rosenberg into the national spotlight, and he’s been […]

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Happy Veterans Day Dad!

November 11, 2010

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Thanks for helping to protect our nation during your 30 years in the United States Navy. I’m proud of you Dad!

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On the road to genuine holiness

November 11, 2010

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N.T. Wright, commentary on Col. 3:1-2

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Real men bring home the bacon soda

November 5, 2010

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What could be more refreshing on a hot day than popping open a bottle of soda and filling your gullet with the savory flavors of heavily cured pig flesh? That appears to be the question that the flavor freaks of Jones Soda are answering with their new bacon cola. To add insult to culinary injury, […]

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I’m on a blog tour of The Skin Map

November 3, 2010

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I’ve posted quote a few book reviews over the past year, but for the first time ever, I’m joining a host of other bloggers on a blog tour. Never heard of a blog tour? That’s okay, until recently I had never heard of one either. The Christian Science Fiction & Fantasy Blog Tour is an […]

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