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II Timothy 2:15

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Pardon me if I vomit.

Scripture tells us that we are “fearfully and wonderfully made.” Regardless of how we view the mechanism of God’s creation, there is an element of intelligent design at work. One of God’s most ingenious designs is the immune system. All biological organisms have a framework in place to protect themselves from pathogens, viruses, and outside […]

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Forgive us our debts

This comparison will be criticized because it, like all comparisons, is imperfect. Jesus fed the thousands through a miraculous act. But let’s look at the story more closely: “π‘Šβ„Žπ‘’π‘› 𝐽𝑒𝑠𝑒𝑠 β„Žπ‘’π‘Žπ‘Ÿπ‘‘ π‘€β„Žπ‘Žπ‘‘ β„Žπ‘Žπ‘‘ β„Žπ‘Žπ‘π‘π‘’π‘›π‘’π‘‘, β„Žπ‘’ π‘€π‘–π‘‘β„Žπ‘‘π‘Ÿπ‘’π‘€ 𝑏𝑦 π‘π‘œπ‘Žπ‘‘ π‘π‘Ÿπ‘–π‘£π‘Žπ‘‘π‘’π‘™π‘¦ π‘‘π‘œ π‘Ž π‘ π‘œπ‘™π‘–π‘‘π‘Žπ‘Ÿπ‘¦ π‘π‘™π‘Žπ‘π‘’. π»π‘’π‘Žπ‘Ÿπ‘–π‘›π‘” π‘œπ‘“ π‘‘β„Žπ‘–π‘ , π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘π‘Ÿπ‘œπ‘€π‘‘π‘  π‘“π‘œπ‘™π‘™π‘œπ‘€π‘’π‘‘ β„Žπ‘–π‘š π‘œπ‘› π‘“π‘œπ‘œπ‘‘ π‘“π‘Ÿπ‘œπ‘š π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘‘π‘œπ‘€π‘›π‘ .

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Complementarianism

Complementarianism: Our big theological word for the day. In essence, it is an oversimplification and intentional misrepresentation of scripture for less than godly purposes. This concept is being wielded as a cudgel by some who mistake misogyny for spirituality, and who seem to get their jollies by treating women as second class people.Β  Jesus elevated

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Smugness

Have you smuged anyone lately?Β Smugness is the opinion that our own views are always right, and it’s our mission in life to prove others wrong. God calls us to “do justly, love mercy, and walk humbly.” (Micah 6:8) Smugness is the opposite of humility. Smugness is a certainty that our view is right, that our

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