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Church Attendance Can Change Your Life

  The example and wisdom of Jesus Christ is esteemed even by those who do not believe he is the Son of God. The Koran teaches that Jesus was a messenger of Allah. The mainstream Muslim belief is that Jesus … Continue reading

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When the church makes you sick

“Many times during and after treatment I couldn’t help but think “stupid, stupid cancer. You almost took my life. You took my hair. I still feel like crap sometimes, probably from all of the chemicals I’ve been exposed to. You … Continue reading

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Together

The distinguished writer Oliver Wendell Holmes received a lesson in humility one day from an unlikely source. He was out for a stroll, and a little girl overtook him. They walked together for a time. When the girl mentioned it … Continue reading

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Everyday missionaries

Derwin Gray wrote about an email he received. The sender wrote, “I found myself doing something I never thought I would do. I stood near a grocery store asking for money as I recently had a baby 16 weeks ago … Continue reading

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If Churches Paid Taxes

A post by Cracked.com that churches would have a tax bill of 83.5 billion dollars if they paid taxes generated a rather heated thread on Facebook. While I do not know the trustworthiness of that web site, I decided to … Continue reading

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Safely Home

How important is it to find a spiritual/church home? Zan W. Holmes writes of hearing the late Bishop Paul Martin tell of the time when he received a new church appointment early in his ministry. The congregation planned a reception … Continue reading

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