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Some thoughts for today.

Around the social networks I inhabit there is a bit of talk about repentance and so I want to add my own thoughts to it. Repentance is always turning back to God. It’s a change of position; one in which … Continue reading

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Understanding the word as being God breathed.

I have been thinking a fair bit about what does the Bible mean as being God’s word. And what do we mean by the Bible being inerrant. Within this context, I have been thinking about how can the Bible be … Continue reading

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The cart and the horse or is it the horse and the cart?

I have been thinking about the role of Scripture within the framework of faith. One doesn’t have to search far within cyber space to find discussions and discussions and arguments and disagreements about the nature and place of Scripture within … Continue reading

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Roman 5 stands against Limited Atonement!

I rarely if ever get involved in theological wars between a  Calvinistic and Arminian debate. There was a time when I did, and I used to argue passionately for the Arminian position and indeed I still strongly hold to that … Continue reading

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Cutting through the rhetoric.

I have made a number of in-your face comments, posts and statements over the last year about a variety of subjects. It seems that the most controversial ones stem around my views on the subject of same sex marriage within … Continue reading

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Spirituality of words.

I picked up Eugene Peterson’s book; Eat This Book; the art of spiritual reading today for the affordable price of $14:95. I was looking for his book The The Contemplative Pastor: Returning to the Art of Spiritual Direction; but they had sold … Continue reading

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Oh the irony in Micah 6:3-7

I have read the book of Micah several times over the years. Today while reading and reflecting on this book for a weekly class assignment it appeared to me that some real gross irony was happening from verse 3-7 “Mic … Continue reading

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Weekly reflection “Joel”

There are four areas that I am reflecting on. Having a rural background I appreciate the imagery of the locust plague being like an invading army, continually advancing, reproducing and destroying the current and future growth and the hopelessness it … Continue reading

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