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A Defense for Signing the Nashville Statement

The following is a statement by Randy Alcorn, a Christian writer and blogger at: http://www.epm.org. The article, which appears as: Why I Signed the Nashville Statement: It Speaks the Truth in Love About Human Sexuality,  concerns his signing of the … Continue reading

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Biblical Sexuality and Pastoral Compassion

When Professor Edith Humphrey writes I read.  In addition to her skill in presenting scholarly theological information in a very digestible form she is able to, along with the text, write with a heart that overflows with love and compassion. … Continue reading

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Really bad messups

The enemy is ever an expert at distracting, diverting, and deceiving Christians in ways that make us act totally contrary to the way that we should.  He can misguide us so that we miss the mark of our mission to … Continue reading

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Sex and Shellfish — What’s the Deal Here?

Whatever your beliefs regarding the morality of same sex marriage you’ve likely encountered the question regarding the seeming disparity regarding adherence to Old Testament prohibitions.  I.e., Christians steadfastly continue to follow some Old Testament standards while freely discarding others.  So, … Continue reading

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Assault on the Church and Biblical Christianity

Last week some leaders from our church, New Life Christian Church in Chantilly, VA, attended the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) national conference in Nashville, TN.  From all accounts it was a super event.  Instead of me describing it … Continue reading

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How durable is the Christian understanding of marriage?

The following article states a point of view that I hope is true, i.e., that the Christian view of marriage will endure in the hearts and practice of Believers.  The article by Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry appeared at The Week.  Mr. Gobry … Continue reading

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Civility in Contentious Issues

There is no hotter topic these days than that of gay marriage.  Even secular society is concerned with it and you certainly don’t have to be “religious” to have very strong opinions about it one way or another.  And, of … Continue reading

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