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Q&C from Sunday Sept27 Christians and Politics [should Christians be starting revolutions?]

We started the precarious walk through I Timothy 2 last week. Typically after someone has read our text on Sunday, during worship, they end with reminding the congregation, “This is the Word of God”. The congregation then affirms, which has been part of church history, their willingness to submit to the text with a response …

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Q&C prt2 Sunday Sept3 [the Gospel, the Gospels, and Same-Sex Relationships]

PART 2 of Questions and Comments from Sunday, Sept 3 Caveat to Church Pastors and leaders who may read this:  If you are not having [or making room for] these types of conversations with your people you are, in my opinion, ill equipping them to navigate the very realities that they encounter everyday in the …

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Q&C prt1 Sunday Sept13, 2015 [from the law to slavery to Christian Hypocrisy]

I Timothy 1:1-11 was our kick-off passage for our Fall Series I Timothy:: God’s Design for the Church      The main thrust of I Timothy 1 is that God has designed the church with and for Gospel Clarity (to hear more of this take some time and listen to the podcast)   We had …

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What makes the church the Church? I Corinthians 1

Is there really a proper way to “do church”? Can’t I do church alone in my room, or on the golf course with some buddies, or simply by hanging out with a group of  my irreligious friends who grew up churched and are just sick of it so we meet up for a brew and talk …

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The Question I Must Answer the Most:

“So like….what are you hoping your church building will look like?” I was first asked this question last summer. A well meaning lady asked me what our church would look like and I began to answer with words like- eclectic, organic growth (nothing to do with hydroponics btw), missional.. She stopped me, “No no no, …

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