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Leading Worship with Limited Resources

My friend, Alan Knox,¬† who will not be named in this post, told me about a new seminar being offered by the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina called,¬†Worship Leader Boot Camp: Special Edition (Leading Worship with Limited Resources). Which purportedly “takes the popular Worship Leader Boot Camptraining event, offered throughout North Carolina last year,…

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Distracted By Jesus? – Music Divides the Church

I’ve written about Beyond the Box Podcast before and I’ve mentioned it casually in a few other posts. A few weeks ago they released a new episode titled Distracted By Jesus?. This episode was actually part two of a two-part discussion, but this part had something in it that I had never once considered. Steve…

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Does All Mean All?

Romans 5:18 reads, “So then as through one transgression there resulted condemnation to all men, even so through one act of righteousness there resulted justification of life to all men.” Romans 10:9-10 reads, “if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you…

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What is Dr. Albert Mohler’s Foundation?

In the book of Luke, Luke records Jesus saying, “Everyone who comes to Me and hears My words and acts on them, I will show you whom he is like: he is like a man building a house, who dug deep and laid a foundation on the rock; and when a flood occurred, the torrent…

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Weekend Christians

Alan Knox asked me to write a guest post for his blog, so after much deliberation, I decided to write about “Weekend Christians” and how it seems like we encourage people to belief one day is more important than another, yet we expect them to act the same on all days. Check it out, let…

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7 Animals That Are NOT Evolving Right Before Our Eyes

Cracked recently put out an article called 7 Animals that are Evolving Right Before Our Eyes by Kristi Harrison. This article starts out with a somewhat condescending attitude toward creationists… People who doubt evolution tend to have one main argument: “If evolution is true, why do we still see monkeys running around today, all chimp-like?…

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A Spiritual Fireball

Harold Camping came out and shocked us all again. He apologized for being wrong, well he wasn’t really wrong, he was right just not as right as he thought he would be. As it turns out, the May 21st rapture did happen, but it was when the “spiritual judgment” started. Camping still affirms the belief…

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A Hypothetical Question: Osama bin Laden and Heaven

This is a question to all my Christian brothers and sisters, especially those who continue to rejoice in the belief that Osama bin Laden will spend an eternity in Hell. For the sake of my curiosity, let’s pretend that Osama bin Laden did whatever it takes (according to your belief) to be saved, whether he…