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Maybe Sometimes It Is Okay To Blame The Teacher

Originally prepared September 2012 (09/17/2012, 11:46 PM, to be excessively precise) as a comment on a Facebook friend’s post.As I don’t have permission to reproduce the image I’m responding to, I ask the reader to visualize the following. A smiling … Continue reading

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Religion Is Not A Four Letter Word

Though I’m generally a fan of LifeWay and its publications, I’m disappointed to find its new Gospel Project curriculum* indulging in the weary and misguided “religion is bad / Christianity is something other than religion” rhetoric (Ed Stetzer, General Editor, … Continue reading

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Christianity: Religion or Relationship?

The world is full of popular, clever-sounding sayings that are simply not true. This brief post concerns one such pseudo-aphorism. This popular saying, which I heard recently from a pulpit (and have heard from pulpits and other Christians for as … Continue reading

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