No Ishmaels Please

I want to say a word about faith. Recent events in my own life have driven home just how easy it is to loose sight of what we say we believe. Just like Abraham of old, we often try to bring about results through our own efforts. For those of... Read More

The Greatest Love and Self-image

The Greek language had three words for "Love" First there was "eros," from which we get "erotic.. This was, of course a purely selfish love. Then there was "Phileo" (Philadelphia), or "brotherly love" This is the love of one family member for another. But the Bible added a new one--"agape"... Read More

What If? -- Musings on the Tsunami

Thumbing through Isaiah recently I was startled to find this: after a passage (in Isaiah 19) in which the prophet describes horrors that caused the hearts of the Egyptians to "melt within them," he predicts that "the people will turn to the Lord, and he will respond to their pleas... Read More

What about the 4400?

Murders are so frequent in our country that a single homicide seldom grabs national attention unless the perpetrator or the victim is already a celebrity. Even a double murder is not national news. It takes multiple murders to make the headlines, CNN, and the network evening news.The Oklahoma bombing of... Read More

What Jesus Expects of You and Me

Sometimes it is hard to know where to start even if you know what your talents are. Jesus has something to say about what we can do and what he expects us to do. Until you can find the specific purpose God has for you there is still work we... Read More

Why More Priests Need To Train As Fighters (And Why We Dont See Many Boxers In Church)

"Therefore I do not run like a man running aimlessly; I do not fight like a man beating the air. No, I beat my body and make it my slave so that after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified for the prize." --... Read More

About The Spiritual World of Madonna

Pop singer Madonna came this week to Tel Aviv to take part in a congress of Kabbala studies. According to press releases, she is going to stay in Israel until Sunday night and will have on the last day of her visit, the opportunity to visit the graves of Jewish... Read More

Popping the Balloon of Belief

I'm really excited. I just got a bigger soapbox, and I wanted to invite the rest of you to get up here on it with me.You may remember I was recently talking about how beliefs are at the core of our conflicts, yet those beliefs are built upon less-than-complete information.... Read More

Here?s Help for the ?I Can?t Say ?No? Blues?

I hear it all the time. Cries from Christian women who want desperately to serve the Lord, but who feel overwhelmed. "I almost dread going to PTO meetings or church services anymore because I just know somebody else is going to ask me to help with something," they say. "Don't... Read More

Your Mission Field At Work

One point many Christian Working Moms who have been interviewed have made is that they are a shining light in their work place. Whether or not you can speak openly about your faith at work, your co-workers are watching. Are they seeing Jesus in you? Do they see you handle... Read More

In The News:


Are religion and science mutually exclusive?
Hot Air
Once you get past the easy, low hanging fruit of attacking religion as described above, the book purports to set aside the idea that faith and science are two separate worlds where each can be left to their own devices. Why is that an outdated idea ...


The Australian (blog)

Religion 'key' to same-sex laws: Tim Wilson
The Australian (blog)
Mr Wilson defends the religious objections to gay marriage as legitimate and warns that any change to the Marriage Act should not infringe on longstanding religious traditions. “Many people oppose change to the law on the basis of religion,” he writes ...

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The Guardian

Tim Farron: my religion would not be an issue if I were Jewish or Muslim
The Guardian
The Liberal Democrat leadership candidate Tim Farron has said his religious beliefs would not get the same level of scrutiny if he was Jewish or Muslim. The committed Christian said people who were concerned that his faith would affect his ability to ...

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Letters: Christianity vs. religion
Longview Daily News
Well said, except for one word: religion. Christianity is not a religion. Religion is a person's attempt to gain salvation by his or her own god works. Christianity is a personal, eternal relationship with God that begins the moment you believe in ...

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Los Angeles Times

Religion at work
Los Angeles Times
To the editor: Would the Texas attorney general condone county clerks of one religion refusing to issue building permits to construct houses of worship for another religion? (“Vows against gay marriage,” June 30) Could a religiously pacifist clerk in ...
Poll finds Texas religious community split over same-sex marriageHouston Chronicle (subscription)

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Tenth Amendment Center

Richard Eggers: Religion in the public square
Boulder Daily Camera
These Baptists were a beleaguered religious minority in a state where Congregationalists dominated political life. Though a Deist himself, Jefferson's letter simply encouraged the Baptists in their struggle to enjoy the right of conscience as an ...
Intelligent Design Is "Based on Religion"? Tell That to Thomas JeffersonDiscovery Institute

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Rappler

UFC boss Dana White thinks fighters should keep religion talk at home
Rappler
Keep that stuff at home; religion, politics, all that stuff. When you're out there fighting and you're being interviewed, they want to hear about the fight,” White said. "It's awesome you love Jesus; love Jesus all you want. You just don't have to do ...

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Study: Christianity shows a decline as Americans become less associated with ...
Towanda Daily Review
Christianity is declining in America while the number of U.S adults who do not identify with any organized religion is on the rise. According to a new study done by the Pew Research Center, many believe the decline of Christianity to be among young ...

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Albany Times Union

'Religion' a contested term
Albany Times Union
Beijing. Is China one of the world's most atheist countries? That's the conclusion of a poll by WIN/Gallup International, released earlier this year, that surveyed more than 50,000 people from 57 countries. In China, 47 percent identified themselves as ...


Marriage equality is a fight for true religious freedom
Sydney Morning Herald
Now marriage equality is within sight, the Coalition's intemperate right is desperate to maintain the grip religion has on the rules governing civil marriages of believers and heathens alike. They might use words like "family values" – which reassures ...

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God And World Religion: The Secret Identity Of ?God? Exposed, Finally...

You may now have this 10,000 year Old "SECRET" that... Read More

The Snake Charmers - Part 1

2 Kings 9:30-9:36. How many her today believe in the... Read More

Cloning: Is the Human Being Unique?

I am not discussing here whether cloning is evil. [I... Read More

Like a Flood: What The Church does with Killers like Katrina

Isaiah 59:19 declares: "...when the enemy comes in like a... Read More

Muhammad

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Religion has Served Its Usefulness for Mankind

As the world becomes closer and closer together, there seems... Read More

Whose Land?

It is interesting that everyone is so hung-up on the... Read More

Catholic Hierarchy: The Nobiliary Element in the Catholic Church

It seems to me that some of the oldest still... Read More

The United States of Europe is a Joke!

French & Dutch Reject EU Constitution & British Table It-We... Read More

Sins and the REAL Demons

We all must know that the Catholic Church has used... Read More

Catholic Church Ready to Fall?

Americans waited for an explanation of the molestations of thousands... Read More

Do You Have Disciples?

Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men."... Read More

Brief History of Jerusalem; Part 1

Jerusalem is the eternal capital of Israel.....it is the city... Read More

Living Proof: We are Living in the Days of Noah

A familiar phrase used in Bible prophecy is the term... Read More

The Power Source

Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized ?in the name of... Read More

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven is Ridley Scott's way of trying to... Read More

Truth, Justice and the American Way to Boil a Frog

Using a good tool over and over doesn't make it... Read More

The Power of Thankfulness and Vice Versa

We are soon to celebrate once again the National Holiday... Read More

Does God Promise Long Life?

Over the last 10 years or so I have met... Read More

DNA RNA are you ready for what is next?

As the human race maps out the genome and unlocks... Read More

Teach Your Child to Pray

There are so many books out there on being a... Read More

God is not a Homicidal Maniac

One day on the listserve for my support group it... Read More

Is God Prejudiced?

The first thing I would like to do is give... Read More

Bishoprics

BISHOP OF CARCASSONNE: - There are so many exemplars of... Read More

The Emmaus Journal ~ Strangers In A Strange Land

The Emmaus Journal Strangers In A Strange LandDo you often... Read More