Up In Arms Launch — Why Are People So Angry These Days?

Have you noticed? Have you noticed how so many people are so mad these days? Mad at each other.  Mad at traffic.  Mad at politicians.  Mad at themselves. And … have you noticed that the same people keep getting mad at the same things?  And maybe, just maybe, have you...

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Words Make Worlds. Again.

Each week, our staff receives Prayer Cards from our Children's Ministry.  The Prayer Cards contain prayer requests from the youngest folks in our church. Here's the one I received last week:   ------------------------------------- A first grader praying to have...

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What The Creed Says … And What It Doesn’t Say

I love the last line of the Apostles’ Creed: [. . . I believe] in the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting. Amen. While the Creed may not have the same level of authority as inspired Scripture, it nevertheless represents the best of the collective wisdom...

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HOW JOHN THE EVANGELIST WAS LIKE JOHN THE NOVELIST

One of my favorite novelists is John Irving. He's the author of books that are both critically acclaimed and wildly popular, such as The Word According To Garp, A Prayer For Owen Meany, and The Cider House Rules. Most Irving novels blend high hilarity, deep pathos,...

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