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Allowing the Questions

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For most of us worldwide who have come to the firm conclusion that God, like any loving parent, would never destroy or punish most of His own children forever, there is somewhat of a similar “formula” that we have gone through to arrive at this place. It goes something like this…

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Following Jesus: An Out of Boat Experience

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In discussing my biblical views with some Christians—especially the one about God saving all—I’m always a little surprised how tightly they cling to every jot and tittle they’ve been taught in church (many of them not even biblical), as if their church (or they themselves) can’t be wrong about anything. Even when you suggest a way of interpreting Scripture that makes a heck of a lot more sense, people don’t want to believe that there is any chance they are wrong, so they don’t even listen to valid or reasonable points I might bring up. I’ve thought a lot about why it’s so hard look at things through new lenses or to question what you’ve been taught. What is it that makes people either too afraid or too stubborn to look at things from a new viewpoint? (Read more…)

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My 2nd Grade Teacher (Almost) Ruined My Life!

Mrs. Hunter, my 2nd grade teacher, had it in for me. But it didn't stop there. She was just the beginning in a long line of people who caused so much pain and suffering for me that at times it felt like my life was ruined. Could the Mrs. Hunters in my life alter my destiny?? Find out more…

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Exploring the Nice Little Idea of Free Will

Okay, class, today we are going to explore the question: Does man have free will over his destiny? Think of our lives like a poker tournament. God is the dealer, we are dealt a hand that cannot be changed and we must decide how to play. Be sure to find out the truth about free will! Read more…

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