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  1. Roughsoul1991

    Honor-shame cultures

    Abdu Murray in a recent podcast made a connect as he was explaining how to evangelize to those who come from a honor-shame culture. It caught my attention as he mentioned in many ways our western culture is shifting to be the same. From what once was a culture built around guilt instead of...
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    Godliness

    1 Timothy 4:8 (NIV) 8 For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come. The old, the one with mental illness, the physically sick, and the handicapped has one thing in common. Most of us will...
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    This Memorial Day

    Really every day should be memorial day. It is sad that the very freedoms so many defended and gave their life for are now under attack from within. We owe them to do everything within our power as citizens to make sure their sacrifice wasn't in vain...
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    Churches are to be classified as essential.

    https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-coronavirus-dem-governors-church-essential-open
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    A Story Of Hope!

    A STORY OF HOPE! The smell of smoke filled the air creating a dense ash like fog. The sky covered in dark clouds with thunderous potential. An eerie silence lay over the land like the tired mourner who cried themselves to sleep. Buildings in piles of trash and rubble where a great civilization...
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    The War of Ideas Part 2

    The War of Ideas Part 1 https://christianchat.com/bible-discussion-forum/the-war-of-ideas.192344/ The War of Ideas Part 2 1 John 2:9-11 New International Version (NIV) 9 Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates a brother or sister is still in the darkness. 10 Anyone who loves their...
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    What is the truth to Vaccines?

    Electively aborted fetuses to down syndrome to government conspiracies. What is your stance on the many different Vaccines we are told to get?
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    Bible and Money: Why God Supports Free Market Capitalism

    I have studied this for years to determine what I should support within market systems throughout history to best respond to the issues of poverty, corruption, and health of society. I absolutely believe that free market capitalism is the best system that understands human nature and compliments...
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    The War Of Ideas

    A war of ideas is a clash or disagreement of opposing ideals, ideologies, or concepts through which groups use strategic influence to promote their interests. The "battle space" of this conflict is the target population's "hearts and minds", while the "weapons" can include, among other sources...
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    Tactics

    In a world indifferent or even opposed to Christian truth, followers of Christ must be better equipped to communicate the timeless of the Christian faith. But how do you have a conversation with someone who is intent on proving you wrong and won't accept the Bible as a source of authority? In...
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    Women Equality

    For the Christian women do you want 100% equality within your country to that of man? Do you want a slight increase in equality? Or are you happy where you are? How does your Biblical worldview see the feminist movements of today? Reasonable or radical?
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    Herd Mentality

    Herd mentality, mob mentality and pack mentality, also lesser known as gang mentality, describes how people can be influenced by their peers to adopt certain behaviors on a largely emotional, rather than rational, basis. Confirmation bias, the tendency to process information by looking for, or...
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    What do you believe?

    Why does Jesus ask the man to go to bathe before the miracle would occur while others Jesus instantly healed? John 9:1-12 New International Version (NIV) Jesus Heals a Man Born Blind 9 As he went along, he saw a man blind from birth. 2 His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or...
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    An Appeal To Heaven

    In the story of America's Great Seal, is the imagery suggested by Benjamin Franklin in August 1776. He chose the dramatic historical scene described in Exodus, where people confronted a tyrant in order to gain their freedom. "Pharaoh sitting in an open Chariot, a Crown on his head and a Sword...
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    Aquaponics

    Does anyone have experience with using this system to grow vegetables or fruit? My goal is to create a system to give me a steady fish, vegetable, and fruit supply. Probably use tilapia. If you have experience what resources do you recommend, what kind of system you use, and any tips?
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    American History minute

    A investigation was conducted by Dr. Donald S. Lutz*, a professor of political philosophy at the University of Houston, and his research associate, Dr. Charles Hyneman. They conducted a groundbreaking 10-year study of the ideas that shaped our republic and published their findings in The...
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    American History Minute (Pastors)

    In the American Revolution the British viewed pastors with such a force, they called them the “Black Robed Regiment.” King George III blamed the war on the preachers by calling it a “Presbyterian rebellion.” Horace Walpole, the English Prime Minister, said, “There is no use crying about it...
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    Fear Not Our Death

    Hebrews 2:15 (NIV) 15 and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear of death. The topic of death has been philosophically, theologically, and scientifically debated for centuries and on back to the beginning of mankind. Spirituality has by majority comforted the...
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    My Local Coroner was published in Time magazine and our local newspaper.

    (Unfortunately this town didn't know how to isolate during the shut down but now getting back to work. I wonder how long will it be hotspot for the virus. ) Albany, Georgia's coroner- he’s seen EVERY SINGLE death: "I’m always driving, going back-and-forth between nursing homes, the hospital...
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    Hunger For What Is True

    C.S. Lewis wrote: “If all the world were Christian, it might not matter if all the world were uneducated. But, as it is, a cultural life will exist outside the Church whether it exists inside or not. To be ignorant and simple now — not to be able to meet the enemies on their own ground — would...