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An Uneasy Agent of the State: Part 3, Pastor as Prophet (Continued)

Where would we be had we taken seriously the reality that marriage as practiced is indeed a civil union? The purview of the State would be clearer and the role of the Christian community would be evident. (more…)

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Jesus and World Hunger – A Different Perspective

My friend Guy made the jump. He had dabbled with a Vegan diet before. Now, he is all in. Then, he issued a challenge, "Awaiting responses from my friends who are Jesus people, technically speaking." (more…)

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An Uneasy Agent of the State: Part 3 – Pastor as Prophet

“You can’t be Christian and support torture,” writes Brian Zhand. And, you can’t pastor if unwilling to be prophetic. Despite the continued effort to make chaplains of pastors, there comes a time when one must wake from slumber. (more…)

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Zhand, Sobrino, and Editing Isaiah

New Year's Eve I will visit Dr. Womack. The question will be, "Have my eyes changed?" My wife tells me that the color of my eyes change. Here I am talking about the strength of my eyes. Will I need to bi-focals? (more…)

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The Ahistorical Jesus or, How the CIA Gets a Christian Pass

Two young friends suffer church leaders/members who give allegiance to an ahistorical Jesus. I am guessing those whose Jesus takes this shape did not come to their position all by themselves. In fact, I am doubting they even know it. (more…)

Tag Archives: Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day Mom

Few people I know give like my Mom does. Maybe Chapman would suggest it is her primary love language. If he is right that means giving is part of her DNA.

Some would argue that is an inherently maternal trait. Could be. But, this characteristic extends to more than family. We grew up watching Mom give to friends.

Today is our day to give honor our Mother’s. I want to honor a generous heritage. Not often did/does she say no when asked for help – not sure I remember a time.

Happy Mother’s Day Mom.

We love you.

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The Rules

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If you are already a “Fan” of Oikoshandmade, suggest the page to your Friends. Each Friend who “Likes” the page earns you a chance in the giveaway. Remind your Friends to leave a comment that you “sent” them over.

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