Oct 21 2014

Threads from Henry's Web: Unconscious Traditions Fight Change

I’ve said quite a few times that I think that the job description we have for a pastor in most churches is ungodly. It’s also inhuman. The pastor can’t do all of that, so many times they fail. Those who succeed do so through extraordinary talents, gifts, and dependence on the grace of God. But [...]

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Oct 21 2014

A Pastor's Thoughts: Augustine on Scripture

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Oct 21 2014

Allan R. Bevere: What’s the Best Diet Out There?…

…Well, it turns out “none of the above.”___Author Matt Fitzgerald summarized the finding, or rather, the lack thereof, in his new book Diet Cults:”Science has not identified the healthiest way to eat. In fact, it has come as close as possible (becaus…

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Oct 21 2014

John Meunier: Walk in the light child of the dark

Some thoughts on 1 John 1:5-10. This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light and in him there is no darkness at all. I read earlier this week an essay by … Continue reading

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Oct 21 2014

bethquick.com: Lectionary Notes for Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost, Year A (Proper 25, Ordinary 30)

Readings for 20th Sunday after Pentecost, 10/26/14: Deuteronomy 34:1-12, Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17, 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8, Matthew 22:34-46Deuteronomy 34:1-12:This is where I feel most sorry for Moses, who, though making many mistakes, has more or less …

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Oct 21 2014

Mitchell Lewis: Tennent on Devotional Reading

From Timothy Tennent: Moving from Tepid Devotional Reading to a People of One Book The central problem with most (not all) daily devotionals is that they inadvertently teach us the wrong way to approach scripture. Devotionals generally cherry pick some verse from Scripture and use that as a jumping off place to say something vague […]

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