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The Christian Path

February 19th, 2015 · Comments Off on The Christian Path · Faith and the City

What does it mean to be a Christian? How would you answer? A Christian might respond by handing an inquisitive soul a copy of The Apostles’ Creed. “Here’s our constitution. Being a Christian means believing these things, or most of these things. To have faith is to embrace this set of beliefs.” This approach has […]

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On Your Heart?

April 12th, 2013 · 40 Comments · Sharp Prayers

A few weeks ago, I asked if you would think about and pray about this question: Who is my neighbor? Whom should we seek to serve, to care for, and to welcome into Christian community? This question touches on the church’s outreach, evangelism, education and pastoral care. I have a friend who phrases the question this way: […]

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