• | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    The lesson this week invites us to think about what it means to be called by God using the examples of Ezra and Nehemiah. It is abundantly clear from the Scriptures, that God does call people.
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  • | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Are you waiting for the world to end? Facebook Twitter Email Menu Comment Carmen - Fowler - LaBerge - President - Presbyterian Carmen Fowler LaBerge is president of the Presbyterian Lay Committee.
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  • SheLoves Magazine | 10/17/2019 | Leah Abraham
    To accept the divine invitation to decolonize is to commit to writing the boldest love letter yet. But you won’t realize this for a while. Spirit - Cocktail - Rage - Lament - Brokenness At first you...
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  • | 10/17/2019 | View all posts by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf →
    Sunrise… 7:22… Sunset… 18:28 and the Ave Maria is at…. ? Why 18:45, of course. And somebody finally bit and asked “What is that Ave Maria bell? Is that the Angelus?” Angelus - Roman - Curia -...
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  • Church Stage Design Ideas | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Matt Temple from Church of the Harvest in Olathe, KS brings us these floating diagonal strips. The frames were created using 2x4s, spray painted black. They also added a support 2×4 in the middle of...
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  • Godspacelight | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Inspired this morning by the story of Jesus healing the lepers – and only one came to thank him and shouted praise with a loud voice. So this is my prayer of praise today – shouted...
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  • Religion News Service | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    “Who will die, and who will live?” If you were in synagogue during this season of awe, you know those words. They are the words of the Unetaneh Tokef, perhaps the liturgical high moment of the...
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  • Think Christian | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Galifianakis acts as a twisted proxy for an audience both bemused by celebrity culture and bored by its lack of depth. Drill deeper, and you notice he resembles the church’s line of holy fools.
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  • ChurchLeaders | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    At the southwest corner of St. Peter’s green in the English town of Bedford, a bronze statue of a man sits close to the street. The man’s eyes are lifted to the sky and a Bible rests in his hands;...
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  • ChurchLeaders | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    There is a definite hidden poverty of affluence among people in our world today that we must talk about. When our family moved to Nashville from our 850 square-foot apartment in New York City, we...
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  • Roger E. Olson | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Lately I have been reading a great deal of primary and secondary literature about Christian ethics—beginning with the ancient church fathers. (In my opinion, Richard Hayes’s The Moral Vision of the...
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  • | 10/7/2019 | View all posts by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf →
    Corruptio optimi pessima… the corruption of the best thing is the worst sort of corruption. The other day I heard Australian author Tracey Rowland give a great talk in Rome about Newman’s idea of a...
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  • | 5/4/2015 | Staff
    Several years ago, I wrote a book titled Opening the Front Door: Worship and Church Growth. It was a simple book, but rather controversial at the time. I made the case that weekend worship services...
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  • The Cripplegate | 10/17/2019 | Website
    Jesus was a perfect son. He never sinned, He always obeyed His mother. Miracle - Something But then came His first public miracle and something clearly changed. In John chapter 2, we find ourselves...
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  • First Things | 7/2/2009 | John Waters
    Europe is old, decrepit, and suffering from fatigue, as though conscious that its life is drawing to a close. Europeans are having fewer children, burdened by shame, guilt, fear.
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  • Tim Challies | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Today’s Kindle deals include an amazing list that features a lot of excellent church history resources. As is usually the case, Westminster Books has a weekly sale with some good deals on new books.
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  • ChurchLeaders | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    Do we really need to keep singing hymns? When I say “Hymn,” what comes to mind? Dusty cloth covers concealing musty yellow pages? Archaic - Words - Music Archaic words coupled with monotonous music?...
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  • Jesus Creed | 10/17/2019 | Staff
    We all prefer friends who are just like us … personality, age, education, social class, marital status, politics. This is simply human nature it appears – with both good and bad consequences.
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  • First Things | 9/25/2011 | Douglas Farrow
    The Synod of the Amazon is a sign of the times. So its Instrumentum laboris says. Who could disagree? And what times these are! Some are saying hopefully that the Synod of the Amazon will change the...
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