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Misattributing The Bible: What Dawson Trotman Would Say To Barack Obama, And To All Of Us Who Identify In Christ

President Obama followed up one of his more ingenious moments with one of his more forgettable moments.  After brilliantly taking over for Stephen Colbert on his show earlier this week, President Obama took to quoting scripture during an immigration speech in Nashville last … Continue reading

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Tolerant For The Right Reason: The Case of Michael Sam Sr.

Michael Sam  is an amazing football talent 1.  He is the reigning co-defensive player of the year in the toughest conference in college football.  He tackles opposing players using flawless technique and determined focus of force.  He will likely be … Continue reading

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When False Alternatives Stunt Spiritual Growth: Breaking Down The Ham-Nye Debate

I wish we could return to a time before The Scopes Monkey Trial of 1925.  Before that well-meaning, but ill fated decision in Dayton, Tennessee it was different.  Bible believing, born-again, evangelical, Spirit-led Christians held to at least three positions … Continue reading

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Sermon: Asking Jesus Into Your Checkbook

I took this sermon from Matthew 6:19-21 that reads: “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. 20 But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where … Continue reading

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How Might Christians Respond To The Question of Homosexual Marriage?

Today marks the beginning of a monumental Supreme Court debate about a state and nation’s ability to define the parameters of marriage.  With the recent state elections moving in the direction of affirming same-sex marriage as a normative political and … Continue reading

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