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Faith, a competition with ourselves
As children, many of us, in a fit of anger, once turned to our parents and yelled, "I hate you!" Most parents don't lose any sleep over that.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Advance planning to do good
Contrary to popular Christian belief, the prophets of the Hebrew Scriptures weren't sent by Yahweh to predict the coming of the Messiah, Jesus of Nazareth. The late Scripture scholar Rev. Raymond Brown always reminded his students and readers, "There are no Old Testament predictions of Jesus as we know Jesus."
Thursday, September 15, 2016

Created any golden calves?
If the majority of our biblical books weren't self-critical, they wouldn't be in the Bible.
Thursday, September 8, 2016

Mulling our moral principles
One of the shortest books in the Christian Scriptures packs one of the biggest wallops. Paul's letter to Philemon isn't long enough to have chapters, yet its message has challenged Christians for almost 2,000 years.
Thursday, September 1, 2016

Listen to the music
Most of us take movie background music for granted. Even old-timers have grown up with it, rarely reflecting on it as an artificial element. Yet "Jaws," for instance, certainly wouldn't have become the classic film it is without John Williams' suspense-filled soundtrack.
Thursday, August 25, 2016







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