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We Will Not Be Silenced: Responding Courageously to Our Culture’s Assault on Christianity By Erwin W. Lutzer The Covid-19 pandemic exposed a lot of cultural baggage that had been hidden deep within the “closet” of American society. Amidst the mayhem, confusion, instability, isolation, mixed messaging and tragic deaths [from both the disease and the “other,” […]

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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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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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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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Fall is my absolute favorite season of the entire year and in Michigan, where I reside, it seems to be the time when God is showing off His marvelous artistry through the bright, beautiful shades of red, orange and green that cover the terrain. Combine the vibrant colors with the crisp, cool air and fragrant […]

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Choice Privilege: What’s Race Got to Do With It? An intellectual, biblical and experiential rebuttal to critical race theory By Melissa Tate According to the Progressive Left’s agenda and the Neo-Marxist ideology behind critical race theory, the United States of America is systemically racist against all people of color. If you are Black in America, […]

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From visiting local orchards for U-Pick apple fun to exploring the variety of uses to cook, bake and eat apples, to burning apple-scented candles and everything in between, the apple is a seasonal fall staple as well as one of my favorite fall flavors to enjoy during my favorite time of the year. If you’re […]

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Fault Lines: The Social Justice Movement and Evangelicalism’s Looming Catastrophe By Voddie T. Baucham Jr. I’m not going to waste any time on an intro to my review of Fault Lines: The Social Justice Movement and Evangelicalism’s Looming Catastrophe by Voddie T. Baucham Jr. – this is a book that I highly recommend and encourage all Christians […]

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This recipe is my oldest daughter’s all-time favorite! The original inspiration for combining sausage with butternut squash was taken from the Rachael Ray show but over the years I have tweaked it to make it my own. Warning: this recipe is quite time-consuming and delicious; do not make this meal for anyone you do not […]

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A Grand Illusion: How Progressive Christianity Undermines Biblical Faith By David Young “Progressive Christianity? What is that?” a dear friend asked me while in conversation about the current state of our country and the Church.  “Yup, progressive Christianity,” I replied. “It’s a thing.” And then I proceeded to tell her about what it is, how […]

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