Category Archives: Faith

Just Call Me “Brother”

8 “Don’t let anyone call you ‘Rabbi,’ for you have only one teacher, and all of you are equal as brothers and sisters. 9 And don’t address anyone here on earth as ‘Father,’ for only God in heaven is your spiritual Father. 10 And don’t … Continue reading

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A Believer or a Disciple?

“… any of you who does not give up everything he has cannot be my disciple.” Is there a difference between a believer in Jesus and a disciple of Jesus? If so, are all believers expected to be disciples? I … Continue reading

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Not Voting for Jesus

So I was reading this article that asks the question: Would Bernie Sanders vote for Jesus? The article concludes that, by Bernie’s standards, Jesus could not run for public office due to his (Jesus) insistence that some people will one … Continue reading

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Today’s Christian Prophets

Many Christians today are unaware that there is a movement within the church – mainly in Pentecostal and Charismatic circles – where prophecies, dreams and visions are commonplace, and that many Christians are listening to these modern-day prophets to understand … Continue reading

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Cultural Engagement

When you hear Christians speak of “cultural engagement” they are speaking about something Jesus never did. Jesus engaged people – particularly sinners. He was a friend to them, he talked with them, he ate dinner in their homes, he healed … Continue reading

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Jesus and the Constitution

I know we all like to say that America was founded on “Christian principles” and that most of the Founding Fathers were Christians, and this gives rise to the faulty notion that America was founded as a “Christian Nation.” But … Continue reading

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The Gift of Being Peculiar

What does it mean that Christians are a “peculiar people?” Dictionary.com defines peculiar as: strange, odd, unusual, distinctive in nature, belonging exclusively to some person, group, or thing.  Now, although some believers are no doubt odd, and even though we … Continue reading

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