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Come Out from Among Them

So far, I’ve made two points that should be beyond dispute. Satan rules over the unregenerate, and he is working to destroy us. So what does that mean? Should we head for the hills? How do we interact with the … Continue reading

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John Piper on Legalism

I saw this quote from John Piper about legalism and thought I’d share it. [L]egalism will be present wherever a person is trying to be ethical in his own strength, that is, without relying on the merciful help of God … Continue reading

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There is a Devil

The first thing I realized (should I say remembered) has to do with the unregenerate and with Satan. Or maybe you could look at it in terms of spiritual warfare. The seed of the woman is at war with the … Continue reading

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Going Back to the Start

I wrote previously about losing my religion, so now I’ll talk about the road that I’m on and where it seems to be leading. When you find yourself headed the wrong direction, you generally ought to turn around and backtrack … Continue reading

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Blog is Mostly Back Up

I’m mostly back up. Still need to fix a few things such as my blogroll and the stylesheet, but this will do for now.

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Blog Down For A While

This blog will be down for a few days. I am moving to Word Press and cleaning up some old stuff. I certainly won’t be posting until I am done, and the whole site will probably be up and down … Continue reading

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Book Review: Heiland

Heiland, by Franklin Sanders. 276 pages. Available through Draught Horse Press for $10. Heiland is the German word for “savior”. It’s also the surname of the protagonist in this story. The book is set in Tennessee in the year 2020. … Continue reading

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My Wife is So Dumb

My wife is _so_ dumb that she’s been married to me for eight years now. I always figured she was smarter than that. Glad she’s not! I guess it just goes to show you that there _is_ a difference between … Continue reading

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Happy Fathers Day

James Dobson describes the straight life for men: “The straight life for a working man is not much simpler. It is pulling your tired frame out of bed, five days a week, fifty weeks out of the year. It is … Continue reading

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Examining a Few Practices

After two back-to-back posts with comments turned off, I thought I would have a more open topic to discuss. I recently disparaged the idea of running a church as a business. I don’t want to get into that, but I … Continue reading

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