Monthly Archives: June 2010

I don’t like church.

Acts 2:41-47 41Those who accepted his message were baptized, and about three thousand were added to their number that day. 42They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. 43Everyone … Continue reading

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Status, wealth, power, and the Kingdom of God

Luke 4:14-30 14Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. 15He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. 16He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, … Continue reading

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The End of Christendom?

Luke 13:18-21 (New International Version) The Parables of the Mustard Seed and the Yeast  18Then Jesus asked, “What is the kingdom of God like? What shall I compare it to? 19It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and … Continue reading

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The Anabaptist, Christocentric Hermeneutic

Matthew 5:21-48 Murder  21″You have heard that it was said to the people long ago, ‘Do not murder, and anyone who murders will be subject to judgment.’ 22But I tell you that anyone who is angry with his brother will … Continue reading

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