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A Book Worth Reading
I Knew Jesus before He Was a Christian . . . and I Liked Him Better Then is an attempt to make an appropriate and helpful distinction between the gospel and religion, between Jesus and the institution in human history that has driven so many away from him. Yet it is a “pro-church” book that calls God’s people to do a better job of representing Jesus to the world by finding its true identity in him.
This Week's Fax of Life
ADS AND OBITS
What really matters is decency, respect for other people, and kindness.[more]
This Week's Sermon
LOVING THE PERSON WHO ISN'T "ONE OF US"
The best way for the church to get clear about our mission in the world is to study the life of Jesus.[more]
WHEN LIFE TAKES YOU OFF GUARD
The people whose life stories we know from the Bible are not figures in stained-glass windows.[more]
'THE EASY YOKE'
The late Dallas Willard used to make a point of teaching about “the easy yoke” of Jesus of Nazareth. [more]
WAS THAT THE CORRECT ANALOGY?
Loving relationships are about giving oneself to another, not sampling to one’s own taste.[more]
DISCOVERING 'MY TRUTH'
In the world of relativism, white can be black, Bruce can be Caitlyn, treason can be patriotism, fornication can be marriage, and unbelief can be Christianity! [more]