Tag Archives: Jesus

What is a Christian?

The answer to the question “What is a Christian?” will vary greatly depending on who you ask. To some, it means you believe in Jesus or the religion that is based on Jesus’ teachings. Others use the word “Christian” to … Continue reading

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He’s kind of nuts

“Nobody pretends that he would be an ideal Sunday-school teacher, to be fair. I don’t think he is a person who is deeply acquainted with the Bible and he’s not known to set attendance records at church. But he’s very … Continue reading

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Changing colors

“Trump doesn’t give a damn about the Bible or Jesus. He’s pimping the gospel, just as he pimped racially insecure “working class” white men and women into voting for him in exchange for an America that doesn’t threaten their whiteness.” … Continue reading

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The religion of love

I am speaking to a group this week at my church. This group meets monthly to discuss faith-based books. The book I have chosen to discuss is a melding of many religions and traditions which is to say, a lot … Continue reading

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The gospel of prosperity

Prosperity theology (sometimes referred to as the prosperity gospel, the health and wealth gospel, or the gospel of success) is a religious belief among some Christians, who hold that financial blessing and physical well-being are always the will of God for them, and that faith, positive speech, and donations to … Continue reading

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The end is near, let me sale you a bucket of grub?

“That’s great, it starts with an earthquake, Birds and snakes, and aeroplanes, And Lenny Bruce is not afraid, It’s the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine” – R.E.M I grew-up in Charlotte, NC and watched the evolution … Continue reading

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Jesus and a businessman walk into a bar….

“With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.” – Steven Weinberg I have a former business partner who I unfortunately … Continue reading

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