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January 14th, 2021
destroyed white rose
Does purity culture need a reevaluation? Author Rachel Joy Welcher says yes. She offers a thorough one in Talking Back to Purity Culture: Rediscovering Faithful Christian Sexuality.
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December 31st, 2020
Pastor Rick Warren
In an interview with Relevant Magazine, author and pastor Rick Warren asserted that the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed a “fundamental weakness” in American churches: They’re too focused on corporate worship.
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December 21st, 2020
Alex Jones - Jericho March - DC
For my sins, I guess, I watched all six hours of the Jericho March proceedings from Washington today, on the march webcast. I say for my sins, but in truth, I decided to watch it because I am interested in what the activist Christian Right is saying, and how they are thinking, in the wake of Donald Trump losing the...
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December 17th, 2020
preach pulpit
An agnostic historian just offered some interesting advice to Christians who want to be heard in a skeptical culture: “Preach the weird stuff.”
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December 16th, 2020
COVID 19 vaccine vials
Just months after the COVID-19 virus was detected and entered into our vocabulary, a successful vaccine has now been developed. As of late last week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) provided emergency authorization for the Pfizer vaccine against the coronavirus. This is an unprecedented event in medical history. In terms of technology, it hearkens back to the Apollo moon...
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December 8th, 2020
Wrapped Parcels
To what extent would you say that the material aspects of Christmas factor into your celebration? in 2017, Americans spent between $906 and $983 on Christmas gifts, up from an average of somewhere between $752 and $929 the year before, depending on the survey. Source: Maintaining a Biblical View on Material Things This Christmas | The Stream
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December 7th, 2020
stars & shepherds at campfire
Started in 2019 by Drew Anderson and Tom Nelson, the GAP Program is 9-months of life-leadership training to holistically prepare and equip young adults for TRUE SUCCESS in college, career, family, and life. This program specifically targets graduating high school seniors, and serves as an alternative to heading straight to college or career from high school. Source: GAP: God’s Alternative...
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November 17th, 2020
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Americans who identify as Christian are redefining Christianity, ignoring the historical distinctives of the churches to which they belong, according to the latest results from the American Worldview Inventory 2020—the seminal national research project undertaken by the Cultural Research Center at Arizona Christian University. Source: STUDY: 44% of Christians believe Bible ‘ambiguous’ on abortion; Over a third believe it’s …
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November 17th, 2020
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The results of the presidential election were not a surprise to Dr. George Barna. The writing, the longtime professor, bestselling author and cultural researcher, says, was on the wall. Or, more specifically, in the results of the American Worldview Inventory —the groundbreaking research project conducted earlier this year by Barna and the Cultural Research Center at Arizona Christian University to determine where...
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November 12th, 2020
Ioan Gruffudd plays William Wilberforce, the 18th-century English abolitionist
What would happen if a new Clapham-style movement weren’t limited to an influential area near London, but a worldwide movement of faith-driven entrepreneurs — all tackling the unique problems and injustices that they’ve been called to? Source: Can the coronavirus inspire another Clapham Movement? – The Christian Post
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