Category Archives: Oddities

Hmm, I Wonder What My Father’s House Shall Be Called?

The fashion today finds some churches talking smack about how long the worship portion of their Sunday meeting persists. “We open with 20 minutes of nonstop praise to the Lord!” “Well, we spend 40 minutes lifting up His name!” Meanwhile, churches continue to build or renovate so that the altar area is more like the […]

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Empty Faith: When Manliness, Quiverfull, and Christian Principles Add Up to Nothing

Many people are lamenting the loss of church membership in the U.S., though I’m not convinced those loss numbers are anything but statistical anomalies. Still, I think something is happening to the quality of Christian practice in this country. In addition, there’s a loss of understanding about what it means to be a Christian, what […]

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To Whom Shall We Go?

Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life….” —John 6:68 ESV One of the oddities I’ve encountered in talking with Christians who have been walking with Jesus for decades is that many of them are asking the question Simon Peter asked of Jesus. There’s a sense […]

by Dan EdelenComments (3)

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