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Can’t Treat This Systematically

Unlike my virus – which is now firmly and comfortably at home in my nasal passages – there are things in our lives that cannot be treated symptomatically – however hard we try. Continue reading

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Article Six at the Church Level

It follows, then, that anyone seeking to public service – considered a high calling by John Calvin – should be examined by the local church in terms of faith, religious practice, and spiritual maturity. Continue reading

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The Church Damned

They really do not harbor any ill-will against Christianity per se, but they do have some specific questions of the church. Continue reading

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I Don’t Pray To Get God To Love Me

Prayer (or any other spiritual discipline such as Bible reading, fasting, silence, or solitude) is not something we do to make God happy with us. Continue reading

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The Graduated Scale

This graduated scale is based upon the impact of unintentional sin on the community, based on one’s standing in that community Continue reading

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