Category Archives: Faith

Prayer

During our Urban Immersion time in a couple of weeks, we’ll be having a time of worship and prayer.   I wrote this prayer to help us prepare and I thought it might help others of you prepare for your own times of prayer. Heavenly Father, you are gracious beyond our understanding.  Thank you for this […]

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God Man

Jesus is an amazing figure if you believe Him to be fully God and fully man.  It’s a paradox and simply won’t be contained by the most eloquent of our dissertations or argumentations because it defies logic. To get an idea of what he must have been like, we could look at someone like Peter […]

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Politics and Relevancy

Should Christians play a part in politics? If so how? Indeed, the way Christians respond to this question may reflect whether or not they are relevant in today’s society and in what way. Firstly, I do believe that Christians have a vital role in contributing to the American process of Democracy. I remember pledging many […]

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Some thoughts on The Golden Compass

I’ve been looking forward to the debut of a movie called The Golden Compass since I saw the previews in August, so last weekend I read the book on which the movie is based. I enjoyed it. Quite a bit. It’s a well-written, highly creative, and engaging story. I could barely put it down. There […]

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Singing!

I was having a conversation about some kids at church singing songs to God.  Most likely, the kids had very little idea what they were singing, but boy, were they having a ball!  “How cute!  Even though they don’t really get it, they still enjoy it.”  We were both very glad. Now at church, we saw […]

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The Bodily Resurrection

There is so much wrong with my body! It should be obvious, but thanks to my own sin, and perhaps that of Adam as well… I’m dying. I don’t like it, and I wish it would go away. But there’s no denying that my life is limited and death will claim me. Luckily I know […]

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