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As followers of Christ, we know we are to love our neighbors like we love our self (Matthew 22:39), but this is easier said than done. Especially in a nation with polarizing opinions, beliefs and values, hate is typically the response of choice even though love and acceptance are desired by most.  It’s challenging, I […]

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Why Social Justice is NOT Biblical Justice: An Urgent Appeal to Fellow Christians in a Time of Social Crisis By Scott David Allen We’re living in a time where things, ideas, concepts and movements sound or look good. They’re presented in an appealing, accepting, loving and hopeful way. They’re perfectly packaged to accommodate a certain narrative, combat a particular argument or […]

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Mama Bear Apologetics: Empowering Your Kids to Challenge Cultural Lies By Hillary Morgan Ferrer with Julie Loos, Hillary Short, Teasi Cannon, Rebekah Valerius, Cathryn Buse, and Alisa Childers When I lived in the Dallas-Fort Worth area years ago and was a member of The Village Church, my pastor, Matt Chandler, would often refer to the […]

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God most often uses people to bring Him more people. (Matthew 4:19) It’s a fascinating concept but one I find to be true of my own coming to Christ. I often think about the first 19 years of my life and all of the people who I interacted with or came in contact with. There […]

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Loving My Actual Neighbor: 7 Practices to Treasure the People Right in Front of You By Alexandra Kuykendall Regardless if you consider yourself a follower of Christ or not, you most likely are familiar with the concept (Jesus’ command) of loving your neighbor as yourself. While loving your neighbor appears to be packaged as simple […]

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Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions About Life & Sexuality By Nancy Pearcey As a millennial woman with a gay brother, I found Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions About Life & Sexuality to be a fascinating read. I am an outspoken, unapologetic, conservative Christian today, but I wasn’t always that way. In fact, I spent my […]

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My family has a small obsession with M&Ms. Plain, peanut, peanut butter, almond, brownie batter, crispy, pretzel…give us all of the M&Ms! We don’t discriminate! Moreover, we buy every seasonal pack that releases and aren’t afraid to try limited flavor variations either. Sure, we eat them as sweet treat on their own (I often store […]

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This meal right here…whoa! Let’s just say it never disappoints. I came up with this recipe while craving a hearty pasta dish that was unique and different from my go-to “meat and red sauce” pasta dinners. Inspired by Italian fare I’ve eaten at restaurants over the years, this dish combines layers of flavor from protein, […]

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What a great time to be a Christian! Wait…what?! Yeah. It is a fan-flipping-tastic time to be a follower of the Way, the Truth and the Life (John 14:6). You don’t think so? Okay, I can see where you may feel discouraged, anxious, or fearful right now. We’re approaching a year of a global health […]

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Who doesn’t love a classic Shirley Temple? I have fond memories as a child growing up in the ‘90s sipping Shirley Temple’s and playing PacMan at a local hole-in-the-wall Mexican joint. It was the only place my parents would “splurge” and let my siblings and I imbibe on this old-school mocktail, presumably because the sweet […]

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The Way of Hope: A fresh perspective on sexual identity, same-sex marriage, and the church By Melissa Fisher As a follower of Christ whose brother is gay, I have a heart for the LGBTQ+ community. I desire to strengthen my heart to both grow in love towards those in a lifestyle far different from my […]

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Theology in the Raw I stumbled upon Preston Sprinkle a few years ago when I purchased his book, Living in a Gray World: A Christian Teen’s Guide to Understanding Homosexuality (click here for my review). I found his perspective, approach and outpouring of grace towards the LBGTQ+ community to be very refreshing. I desired to know more […]

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Living in a Gray World: A Christian Teen’s Guide to Understanding Homosexuality By Preston Sprinkle Today, in 2021, I think it’s safe to say that most people know at least one individual who identifies as gay, lesbian or is a part of the LGBTQ+ community.  Homosexuality and the homosexual lifestyle are seen nearly everywhere we […]

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We often hear (or see) the phrase, love is love, throughout modern culture. Especially throughout the month of June – Pride month. I’ve seen bumper stickers, t-shirts, advertisements, heck, even product labels on candles and hand soaps at Bath & Body Works, that display these three short words.  The truth is – these simple, little words […]

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How Did I Get Here: Finding Your Way Back to God When Everything is Pulling You Away By Christine Caine Human beings crave consistency, stability, and reliability. We are made to flourish when purposefully planted on solid ground and in good soil. We are designed to be rooted deep, watered daily, and producing fruit. When […]

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