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Sharing in suffering

A struggle I cannot seem to complete, it is so deep in my thoughts.  Modern Western Christianity has taught me that Christ is my buddy, who guides to success those who follow him.   Yet, I am continuing to realize … Continue reading

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Broken creation

I used to believe we are born sinners.   I now believe we are born good, made in the image of the Triune God. But, we are born into a broken creation.

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I Remember

I Remember I remember the resurrection and I look forward to the return of Christ. I remember that I was created in the image of the Son, and I am being transformed into the likeness of the Son. I remember … Continue reading

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Communion

If someone were to ask me the impetus for the biggest changes in my spiritual thought, I would respond with a philosophy about the Trinity.   I always believed in the Trinity, but as I thought about what that meant … Continue reading

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The Most Dangerous of Passions

In modern thought, we have defined the word passion to be a good thing.  We are passionate about a hobby, our family, a musician, or untold millions of other interests.  But, as I have explored the Church Fathers, passion meant … Continue reading

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Two become one, all become one

Luke 20:27-38 (NRSV) “Some Sadducees, those who say there is no resurrection, came to him and asked him a question, ‘Teacher, Moses wrote for us that if a man’s brother dies, leaving a wife but no children, the man shall marry … Continue reading

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Not a sinner

Luke 19:1-10 (NRSV) “He entered Jericho and was passing through it. A man was there named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax-collector and was rich. He was trying to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he … Continue reading

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