To Everything: Turn, turn, turn…

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May this Christmas Eve bring you nothing more, and nothing less, than exactly what it is the season for!

Have faith, that no matter what that may be, it is exactly what you need.

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Salvation and The Solstice: The Spiritual Origins of Christmas

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The ancients recognized an annual pattern and began to model some of humanity’s earliest spiritual concepts from their observations of the Solstices. The fading sun became a symbol of our inevitable death.

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December 21, 2012: The End of the Age of Me and The Coming of The Savior

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Tomorrow, 12.21.2012, has pretty much been the day I’ve been waiting for since I started this blog two years ago. I am filled with hope and anticipation! Come read, and find out why…

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Dan Savage is Wrong About Liberal Christians and Tony Perkins (at least I wish he were)

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“Tony Perkins (Family Research Council) controls the way in which Christianity is seen as anti-gay because liberal Christians acquiesce to his language and rhetoric.” – Dan Savage

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Creation: The Self-Deceit of a Father

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We manly-men style ourselves as creative powers unto ourselves. We love to point to things in our lives from homes, to boats, to tables, to businesses, and even children and loudly proclaim, “I made that. That’s mine.”

Is it mine?

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Overpower the “Strong Man” in Your Life

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When a strong man, fully armed, guards his own house, his possessions are safe. 22. But when someone stronger attacks and overpowers him, he takes away the armor in which the man trusted and divides up the spoils. – Luke 11:21

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Why we need “Satan”.

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Why must The Adversary be set free from his prison in the abyss after 1,000 years? What kind of victory is THAT?

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Blaspheming the Holy Spirit? I do not think it means what you think it means…

What is this “sin against the Holy Spirit”? Why can’t it be forgiven???

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When Good Parents Let Go: The Bitter Medicine of Natural Consequences

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9. Who is it he is trying to teach? To whom is he explaining his message? To children weaned from their milk, to those just taken from the breast?
10. For it is: Do and do, do and do, rule on rule, rule on rule; a little here, a little there.

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Making yourself “sick with sin”?? The curious case of the paralytic at Bethesda.

Why does Christ heal one man of paralysis and warn him to “stop sinning”, and yet later he heals a blind man and teaches that infirmity is not the punishment for sin?

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