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I read a magazine recently stating we are about to commemorate two remarkable anniversaries. October 25th is the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution and October 31st is the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. 1 I realize the motives and outcomes of these two occasions were nearly polar opposites, but hang on for a second. Read more


Game Strongfeatured

As Halloween looms closer—surely you’ve noticed the Wal-mart displays—I enjoy remembering many, many years of costumes waltzing out my front door. From puppies and princesses to pumpkins and pirates, dressing-up was thoroughly relished at our address. But a particular outfit came to mind today as I was reading 1 and 2 Thessalonians. You may call Read more


Say Yes To The Dressfeatured

Cable television presents us no shortage of wedding shows. So, I find it interesting that the Bible repeatedly uses wedding imagery to illustrate truths. In fact, wedding clothes are often at the heart of it. For starters, let’s take a look at Matthew 22:1-14. Here, Jesus tells a parable about a wedding banquet for a Read more


How Insultingfeatured

We hear a lot lately about people being offended. And perhaps like me, you roll your eyes, shake your head and think, “Talk to me when you get a real problem.” Then someone offends or insults me. Or maybe I just get my feelings hurt. And I’m abruptly reminded none of that feels very good. Read more