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Practical Atheism

When I used to work for a Christian social justice agency, there were people there from a variety of Christian and non-Christian traditions. The Executive Director at the time really liked the breadth of traditions as he felt it gave a more complete view of what the church of Jesus is supposed to look like.…

The Wisdom of God

As much as people debate the existence of a god and books continue to be printed declaring the virtues of atheism, God still does well in the polls. With all these opinions and views, perhaps the larger question is, “What kind of God are we voting for in these opinion polls?” I can read Christopher…

Finding Our Worth in God

How many of us would like to make changes in our lives? I think almost all of us would answer in the affirmative. The truth is, most of us are not very content with how we are. It might be our physical appearance or a bad habit or thought patterns we are dealing with. Regardless,…

Lessons on Death from Jesus

I went to the doctor today for my usual checkup. It is interesting as one gets older how the body changes and more limitations are discovered. There are more aches and pains and mortality becomes more of a reality than in the past. Now to alleviate anyone’s curiosity, my visit to the doctor was good. That…

Having a Growing Faith

In my lifetime, I have had periods where my faith seemed at a standstill. It was in those times where the things like the concerns of life or of not seeing God at work led me to take Him for granted. My faith became lacking and inadequate. At one point I was not working for…