Monthly Archives: September 2017

BLOG 9/30/17. LIVING THE TRUTH IN A CULTURE OF LIARS

BLOG 9/30/17: LIVING THE TRUTH IN A CULTURE OF LIARS The tiny letter of Paul to Titus is both rich and candid. It is replete with exhortations to adorn the gospel with good works, . . . or maybe to … Continue reading

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BLOG 9/26/17. ‘CHURCH-I-FIED’ COCOONS

BLOG 9/26/17. ‘CHURCH-I-FIED’ COCOONS What would one make of a cocoon hanging on a bush perennially but which never produced a butterfly? I have thought of that often in observing those good folks who are always ‘in church’ and always … Continue reading

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BLOG 9/23/17. PROGRESS REPORT TO MY SUBSCRIBERS

BLOG 9/23/17. PROGRESS REPORT TO MY SUBSCRIBERS In July, I reported to you that I was going to, of necessity, take a leave of absence from these Blogs because I was in the throes of writing a book and so … Continue reading

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BLOG 9/8/17. THE CHURCH AS TROUBLEMAKER?

BLOG 9/8/17. THE CHURCH AS TROUBLEMAKER? The church as a trouble-maker? … but, you may protest: Isn’t the church supposed to be a peace-maker? How about both? Given our current cultural climate in this nation, especially obvious since the Charlottesville … Continue reading

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BLOG: 9/5/17. Ecclesiastical Rip Van Winkles Hello subscribers! After taking leave from posting these Blogs over these past couple of months in order to finish writing a book, and with that task essentially accomplished, I am looking forward to getting … Continue reading

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