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The Motherly Love of a Wrathful God

Our perceptions of an angry, Old Testament deity are distorted. I did not always feel a certain loathing for this phrase. The church tradition in which I grew up emerged from the frontier revivals....


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Responses to our December issue. The First Christian I love Mary as the mother of our Savior. As a former Catholic who was taught she was an intercessor to Christ, I had to learn...


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Forgive Us Our Sins (And Theirs, Too)

How an ancient prophet’s prayer answers our modern outrage. Last fall, a friend from church was distraught. She forwarded me a video that has since gone viral and left her confused and alarmed. When...


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Revitalization, Part Three

Leadership in Church Revitalization In Parts One and Two, I talked about renewal movements that can help with revitalization and the importance of keeping an evangelistic focus. While these are true, here I articulate...


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