Study after study in the last quarter-century reveals that American Christians are increasingly not reading or engaging their Bibles, don’t engage their Bibles, and don’t know their Bibles. A recent Lifeway Study reveals how often people read their Bibles: 19% – Every day 26% – A few times a week 14% – Once a week […]

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1 Corinthians 14:34

Today we are looking at two of the most quoted passages in Scripture when dealing with this debate. These are the troublesome passages, if you will, when dealing with the role of women in the ministry of the Church. I have always said, nothing has made me more of a feminist than becoming the father […]

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Matthew 5:39

Recently, on Thrillest.com, I read an article titled “9 Innocent Gestures That’ll Get You Punched In the Face Overseas.” Despite the aggressive title, it simply told about benign gestures we make as Americans that are not so benign in other cultures. 1. Thumbs Up: In Thailand it ranges from very offensive to something akin to […]

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Jeremiah 29:11

When I first became a Christian, I wanted to know how to grow closer to God. The advice I got was: read the Bible, pray, tithe, go to church, and follow the rules. Seemed simple, but it also didn’t seem right. The more I looked into things, the more I realized there were a variety […]

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Introduction to Twisted Scriptures

A New Year started this week. There is something about starting a new year raises up within each of the hope that we can start over and get things right or righter this year. So many will make resolutions, and dream of losing those 20 pounds, reading more books, being more positive…One of the biggest […]

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