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Movie Review: The Most Reluctant Convert

The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story Of C.S. Lewis I come to a movie like this with the perspective of one who voraciously reads (and watches) just about anything on C.S. Lewis as I can. Like many people, I … Continue reading

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An Encounter With The Nathanish

One of the more odd and striking and common aspects of my life is that it has been relatively easy to encounter the Nathanish in books and so hard to encounter the Nathanish in life. In reading books, especially good … Continue reading

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What Man Is And What We Ought To Be

In order to have a proper understanding of a great many matters in life, it is important that we have an idea of who we are as people. A great many conflicts that may seem to some cynical souls as … Continue reading

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On The Territoriality Of Heathen Gods: Part Three

Having examined now how it is that heathen gods have sought territory and have rebelled against restraint and denied common authority, and that contrary to what many people think, such heathen ideas and practices are very common in our contemporary … Continue reading

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On The Territoriality Of Heathen Gods: Part Two

Having examined previously some of the ways in which the territoriality of matters in contemporary life demonstrates a polytheistic approach to life where there is an absence of common authority and a desire for people to gain benefits through competition … Continue reading

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On The Territoriality Of Heathen Gods: Part One

Let’s talk about West Virginia. I don’t want to make fun of West Virginia, as that area has suffered enough from history and various conditions that it would be unjust to add to it my own abuse of the people … Continue reading

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A Law That Everybody Breaks

[Note: This is the prepared text for a sermonette given to the United Church of God congregation in Portland on Sabbath, October 23, 2021.] Today, I am going to talk about a law in the Bible that everyone breaks. In … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Way Of The Kingdom

The Way Of The Kingdom: Seizing The Times For A Great Move Of God, by Kim M. Maas [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Chosen Books in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Mystery Of Israel And The Middle East  

The Mystery Of Israel And The Middle East: A Prophetic Gaze Into The Future, by James W. Goll [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Chosen Books in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are … Continue reading

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Book Review: Help, I’m Drowning

Help, I’m Drowning: Weathering The Storms Of Life With Grace And Hope, by Sally Clarkson [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Publishers in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] … Continue reading

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