Aug 21 2014

The Millennial Methodist : Deliverance from Egypt

The Exodus story.  It has inspired and enamoured generations of people, including 20th-century America.  Most people can tell the basics of this story, even if they did not grow up in church–a prophet named Moses was called by God to bring p…

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Aug 21 2014

Appalachian Preacher: An Open Letter to the Youth of the Greater Fairmont Area

The young people in the community I serve are currently reeling from the unexpected and tragic death of one of their own.  I didn’t know the young man, Devante Waites, and I don’t even know the full circumstances of his death other than it was a senseless tragedy.  apparently, violence he was trying to stop […]

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Aug 21 2014

The GeekPreacher: GenCon 2014 & Dark Dungeons (Part Two)

In the last installment about Dark Dungeons, you may have found I went into a great deal of my personal story. A few friends were shocked to find out that I burnt my D&D books even though it seems I … Continue reading

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Aug 21 2014

Crossfusion: Youth Questions: What is Confirmation?

Original post at http://pastorjohnpartridge.blogspot.com/2014/08/youth-questions-what-is-confirmation.html Note: I asked our youth to write down any questions that they had about faith, the church, or life in general.  This is a part of that series.Question:  When would you talk about confirmation?    To make sure that we get started on the same page, let’s begin by talking about what …

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Aug 21 2014

Bob Kaylor: “Now, Shall We Begin?” Sending Your Kid to College

This weekend marks a significant watershed moment in the life of the Kaylor family. Our daughter Hannah will be leaving with her mom on Sunday to fly from Denver to Grand Rapids, Michigan, where she will begin her freshman year as a Film Production major at Calvin College. The bags are getting packed, the first […]

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Aug 21 2014

Allan R. Bevere: Resentment, Justice, and God’s Final Reconciliation

from Miroslav Volf:___For herein lies the essence of Christian forgiveness: On account of his divinity, Christ could and did shoulder the consequences of human sin; so the penalty for wrongdoing can be detached from wrongdoers. And since on account of …

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