Monthly Archives: June 2011

Faith and Works in the Book of James

As I was growing up I heard many sermons about how terrible the Baptists were because they believed one was saved by faith only. Faith only, as far as we were concerned, meant that the Baptists could drink and dance, … Continue reading

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What will everyone say?

As you leave the hard line church or sect you are member of, you will get many versions of: “What will everyone say?” All of the versions are shaming. They all involve imagining a third party, who is not present … Continue reading

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