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One Heart, One Church

  I realized, after interviewing a husband and wife serving as dual pastors in one church and a senior pastor in another church, that I’ve interviewed quite a few pastors over the years. Let’s see…there was the delightful Baptist pastor … Continue reading

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I Hate Religion

That’s a strange title for someone who’s supposed to be a Christian writer, but it’s the truth. Wars are fought over theologies; people are burned and tortured all in the name of religion. In some countries, civil law is based … Continue reading

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Falling in Love with the Bible

If you had told me twenty years ago that I would be writing a blog about falling in love with the Bible I would have laughed in your face (nicely, of course). I probably wouldn’t have known what a blog … Continue reading

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God or Biology?

Researchers wanted to know what happens to the brain during a religious or meditative experience, so they did brain scans on Carmelite nuns before and after meditation. The clear difference between the brain before meditation and the brain after meditation … Continue reading

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Millennial Nones

What on earth are “millennial nones”? Recently a Pew Research Poll, a Gallup poll and a poll from UC-Berkley and Duke University showed church affiliation in the United States is as low as it has ever been since they’ve been … Continue reading

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Athiest Heaven

                There is a bit of a stir in the media’s religion beat over comments Pope Francis made in his Sunday sermon recently. He rightly said Jesus died on the Cross for all people, even atheists, but then added atheists … Continue reading

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Faith on a Wire

                I was one of the millions glued to the TV as Nick Wallenda prayed his way across the Grand Canyon recently. For someone who has difficulty navigating a sidewalk (and freezes two feet off the ground if there is … Continue reading

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Those Christians Will Believe Anything

I have read and heard comments from some people outside the church that imply faith and knowledge are incompatible. Despite the fact that there are numerous scientists, engineers and other professionals in the Christian Church who see no inconsistency between … Continue reading

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Welcome!

May I welcome you to my website and ask you to stay awhile? You see, this place in cyberspace is not really about me, a Christian writer, any more than my writing is about me. Rather, it is all about the … Continue reading

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