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Racial injustice: Can blacks & whites stand together?

September 28, 2016

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How Can Blacks and Whites Stand Together on Racial Injustice? from The Gospel Coalition on Vimeo.

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Dear Caitlyn Jenner: Research prompted sex-change pioneer to abandon the surgery

June 4, 2015

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There is much celebration surrounding Bruce Jenner’s transformation into the woman Caitlyn Jenner. But lost in all the noise of this being a brave decision is consideration of a question: Is it a wise decision? One of the healthcare organizations that pioneered sex-change surgery would say no. Despite the fact that Johns Hopkins University was […]

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4 things whites can say to African Americans about Baltimore and Ferguson

May 12, 2015

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By what I see (and don’t see) on social media and elsewhere online, whites can be at a loss for how to interact with African Americans about the various racial incidents that are in the news recently. Those of us whites who do comment on Facebook can betray, at best, a serious lack of understanding […]

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Will you go to heaven?

May 7, 2015

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Killer Keller

February 26, 2014

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Tim Keller makes some profound statements. This one about speaking publicly about faith is a real doozie: “… do we take time to talk about the manifold and astonishing blessings of salvation? Do we give time and effort to explaining the new birth; our new name and identity; adoption into God’s family; the experience of […]

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Weird, wild, wonderful … the Word of God.

November 13, 2013

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“The Bible is strangely askew. Straightforward things convolute, suddenly appearing to double back in contradiction. Proverbs, for instance: that’s like a sock drawer of mismatched ideas — riches are good, or maybe bad; fools should be rebuked; no, fools should be avoided — and when you throw it side-by-side with Ecclesiastes, and mix in the […]

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Miley Cyrus and other signs of the coming apocalypse

August 30, 2013

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I’m not completely sure that there is such a thing as “blogger law.” But if there is, certainly a Miley Cyrus post is legally mandated. To be honest, I didn’t see her performance on MTV’s Video Music Awards show. My feeling is that the show is a squalid showcase for worldliness, so I’m typically otherwise […]

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How NOT to make disciples

July 9, 2013

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… and they did NOT all live happily ever after.

June 21, 2013

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Tim Challies: There is danger in our dedication to happy endings. We may come to believe that God extends his goodness and grace only in those situations that end happily. We may believe that a happy ending is what proves God’s presence through it. We may believe that the experiences that do not have a […]

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Ben Zobrist makes his pitch for a life of faith

June 10, 2013

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