Category Archives: Christians Are Redeemed Yet So Very, Very Fallen

I’m not the first person ever to point out the innumerable flaws in our churches and their Christians. It’s become quite hip lately to point out all the shortcomings of Christians. I do, however, try to be constructive in my assessments, and not simply rant/complain.

The Most Annoying Thing Your Father Said That Ended Up Being True, Or Free Post See Inside For Details

Usually when you hear the age old phrase “Nothing in life is free” it’s a way of saying “though they’re giving you a free smart phone they want a 2 year contract along with the exorbitant monthly fee,” or “though it’s a … Continue reading

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How To Make Your Christian Book A Sensation, Or Religious Hangovers

Last week I wrote about John MacArthur’s book “Slave”. I first caught wind of the book from a short infomercial of sorts where JMac (not sure which I enjoyed more, the great discussion in the comments or hearing this nickname!) claimed the … Continue reading

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You Can’t Induce Desire, Or Are We Slaves To Jesus?

Recently I caught the tail end of a radio program by John MacArthur, an evangelical pastor near San Diego (I’ve actually visited his church years ago, I was surprised to find people in Mennonite-ish clothing in Southern California). After he … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry We Treat Everyone Like Crap, Or In Need Of A Top Notch Public Relations Team

I’m out of town this whole week, so I’ve scheduled a few posts. If this is your first time here when I’m on vacation I polish off the posts stalled in draft-land and offer them as b-sides. I will likely … Continue reading

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God’s Easy Guide To A Harmonious World, Or Pulling Teeth

Today I’m bringing the heat – unleashing a mind blowing truth. Monday I talked about being afraid to take risks for fear of academic rebukes. Well – screw it… God’s ways are better than our ways. Stunning, I know. You’d … Continue reading

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Dealing With The Crazies, Or Doubting Someone’s Relationship With God

This post is adapted from one of my very first on Charlie’s Church of Christ – back when I was on blogspot about four years ago. Since I was traveling full time I didn’t post regularly and the blog died … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit Flunks Out Of Seminary, Or Being Afraid To Speak

Christians love to debate each other. Opinions? We’ve got more than enough to go around – they’re like fishes and loaves in these parts. Gone are the days when the people relied on their village minister. Thanks to the printing … Continue reading

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