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The Danger of Bible Bending: When we take the bible out of context

Recently I read a blog/social media post whose sole topic was explaining how the product the author was selling was “biblical”, and using bible verses out of context to promote the sales of their product. Let me just take a deep breath y’all before I write this. In, Out. Count to 10. Pray for forgiveness… Continue reading The Danger of Bible Bending: When we take the bible out of context

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The Prodigal Son: A Stuck Younger Brother

Remember Jesus telling the parable of the Prodigal Son? In a rough and terribly brief synopsis; a man had two sons. The younger of the two came up to his father and asked for his inheritance early. In that cultural context, this was the most disrespectful, greedy, and family-ruining thing a son could do. He… Continue reading The Prodigal Son: A Stuck Younger Brother

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Dear Delilah

  Dear Delilah Today is me an ol’ Delilah’s one year anniversary together. I’m celebrating. Did I mention Delilah is the debilitating migraine that has been my constant (as in never stopping, no not a headache a migraine, that has never for a second stopped in 1 year) companion for exactly 1 year. I was going… Continue reading Dear Delilah