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Lost And Found

“I once was lost but now am found, was blind but now I see.” — from Amazing Grace, by John Newton   One of the difficulties in communicating the gospel of salvation in Christ is that we, as Christians, tend … Continue reading

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Belief In God, Religion In General And A Personal Testimony

Basic Assumptions Concepts that describe God vary from religion to religion.  Some religions have multiple gods.  Some religions don’t even include the concept of God in their dogma.  The numerous and divergent God concepts — whether from organized religions or … Continue reading

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Religion Or Truth?

As a young person, the “outer trappings” of religion turned me off.  Rites and ceremonies are largely symbolic and traditional.  If you don’t understand the meaning of the symbolism or if you don’t relate to the traditions, then the rituals … Continue reading

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Religion Or The Supernatural?

Currently there is a popular bias against traditional Christianity.  The idea of “the separation of church and state” is seen as a fence for keeping the Church out of government.  But the constitution’s only reference to religion is, “Congress shall … Continue reading

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Those Two Things

rewritten from original draft of 2009 (From one of those “I get depressed during the holidays” people.) An Explosion Of Thoughts In a typical newsy Christmas letter, one of my relatives wrote, “The back and forth political ranting is becoming … Continue reading

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