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Why Aren’t Millennials Attending Your Church?

Why Aren’t Millennials Attending Your Church?

The American church is obsessed with reaching Millennials. Well, at least we are obsessed with talking about it. I’m not entirely convinced we really want to reach...

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Stop Reading Your Bible THAT Way…

Stop Reading Your Bible THAT Way…

Think back to the last book you read from cover to cover. Maybe it was fiction. Maybe it was non-fiction. Think about how the story or ideas were developed. Think about...

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The Misunderstood Jew and Misunderstanding Judaism

The Misunderstood Jew and Misunderstanding Judaism

In the course I teach on Jesus within his historical context in at my church, each week I ask my students to repeat a mantra: Jesus Christ was a first century Jewish...

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Why I’ve Decided to Give Up My Yoga Pants…

Why I’ve Decided to Give Up My Yoga Pants…

Well, the day has come. It’s unfortunate, really. But I knew the very day I bought my yoga pants that another day would come when the angelic half of my deeply divided...

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Where are the Just War Prophets?

Where are the Just War Prophets?

Christian Just War Theory says it is morally permissible to wage war for a just reason. It says, for specific purposes and through specific means, indeed, for the...

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