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ChurchEthnicity/Culture
January 5, 2018

The Hispanic/Latino challenge and what it means to be reformed

  Seven years ago, when God lead me to the doctrines of reformed theology, I stumbled upon this article written by C.A Sandoval for the Modern Reformation, which is now the White Horse Inn. Sandoval is currently a church plant…
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ChurchCurrent EventsEthnicity/CultureHistory
December 28, 2017

defining evangelicalism- what it really means

It seems that there is a bit of confusion when it comes to the word evangelical. Is it an old word with a modern political context?  Should those that follow Christ throw in the towel when it comes to whether…
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ChurchCurrent EventsHistory
December 24, 2017

Hijacking Evangelicalism

  As increasing numbers of professing Christians subscribe to a gospel of social justice – a fundamental tenet of which is the resurrection and prosecution of past sins committed primarily by white evangelical Christians against black people whether by commission…
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ChurchMissional LifeTheology
December 23, 2017

Earthly Frustrations in Light of Eternal Glory

When you are from a third world country or if you have lived in a third world country, poverty, suffering, corruption, evil leaders, theft and a whole host of problems are nothing new to you. In fact, I often get…
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ChurchCurrent EventsEthnicity/Culture
December 21, 2017

Evangelicalism: To divorce or not to divorce?

Hot button issue of the moment: Evangelical. Evangelicalism…specifically “white evangelicalism”. About a year into my newly redeemed life, I asked this of our pastor, “what exactly is an evangelical and am I one?” One of the benefits of getting saved…
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ChurchHistoryTheology
November 4, 2017

God did that! a 500th year reflection on Christ building his church

This year on October 31st marked a pretty momentous occasion; the 500th anniversary of that single event that led to the Protestant Reformation. Though Luther nailed his 95 thesis to reform the distortions and corruption that arose in Christ's church,…
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Church
October 15, 2017

Operation Christmas Child

I came across a blog post yesterday, written by Judy Wu Dominick, even though she wrote it and posted it a couple of years ago. The reason why it resonated with me and the reason why I am posting it…
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ChurchCurrent Events
October 10, 2017

The devil is in the details: on distractions and causes

In 1942, C.S. Lewis published the Screwtape Letters, a compilation of creatively crafted letters from a sinister fictional character, Uncle Screwtape, to his nephew Wormwood. The letters comprised instructions to Wormwood for him to frustrate, block, splinter, harass and lull…
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ChurchEthnicity/Culture
September 14, 2017

In defense of color-blindness (sort of)

There is an impetus today to reject color-blindness and the reasons are quite valid.  If someone says, “I don’t see color” or worse, “God doesn’t see color” rebuke is the natural impulse since God himself created a beautiful array of…
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