Daily Archives: 16 Nov 2017

I’m No Expert On ‘Diversity’ ….

But doesn’t it seem like a women’s organization focused on scholarship and a diversity organization would have a woman or two at a conference on … Women…… Isn’t this like having all White men on a panel discussing Hispanic theology?

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That One Time You Discussed Keeping Your Church Safe from Gunmen, And One of the Gun Toters Accidentally Shoots 2 People…

Good grief. Police say two people were accidentally shot at a church in Tellico Plains Thursday afternoon during a discussion about the recent church shooting in Texas. The Tellico Plains Police Department says elder members of First United Methodist Church … Continue reading

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No, Jesus is Not Your Boyfriend, and No, God is not in a ‘Romantic Relationship’ With You…

Good heavens where do people come up with their theology these days?  I mean besides their corrupt imaginations…

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Judas Iscariot’s Favorite Book? Joel Osteen’s “Your Best Life Now”

New evidence uncovered Wednesday has confirmed that Judas Iscariot betrayed Jesus Christ to the Sanhedrin for 30 pieces of silver immediately after finishing Joel Osteen’s famous book Your Best Life Now. Written accounts from eyewitnesses has been unearthed that record several … Continue reading

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The Personal Luther: Essays on the Reformer from a Cultural Historical Perspective

Overwhelmingly, Martin Luther has been treated as the generator of ideas concerning the relationship between God and humankind. The Personal Luther deliberately departs from that church-historiographic tradition. Luther was a voluble and irrepressible divine. Even though he had multiple ancillary interests, such … Continue reading

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The Most Disgusting Nativity Scene, Ever

Via the twitter-

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Caspar Cruciger

One of Martin and Katie Luther’s dearest friends, Caspar Cruciger, died November 16, 1548, at the age of 44. Cruciger’s first encounter with Luther was when he attended the debate between Luther and Johann Eck in Cruciger’s home town of … Continue reading

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Oh You Aren’t All That, Sparky…

Let the reader understand- You aren’t that scary, threatening, or significant.

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