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Would You Leave Your Church Over Politics?

Question: Would you, Christian, ever be so disappointed in the political views of your pastor or fellow church members, that you found yourself unable to even bear going to church anymore? To be totally honest, before today, I would have dismissed this theoretical as too ridiculous for serious contemplation. It seems to me self-evident that…

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LifeMusingTheology

My Father’s Anger

Growing up, I did not see my father angry often. But it did happen. If my father was angry with me, it was almost certainly for one of two reasons. Either I had disrespected my mother, or else I had been cruel to my younger sister. On those occasions I did witness and endure my…

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LifeMusingTheology

Disappointed By Christmas

I've heard several people say the days and weeks after Christmas are¬†one of the sadder and more melancholy times of the year for them. True for me as well. My parents have told me that when I was younger they¬†watched as I emotionally primed myself for Christmas Day, only to seem sad and distant after…

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