Church Category

Just As I Am

It was Dr. Bill Leonard who best described my religious upbringing. Speaking for many who came to Christianity in the fire-and-brimstone of Appalachian fundamentalism, he said, “Some of us were saved hard, sweating like we had been to hell that morning, and came back to the revival to tell about it that night!” The typical […]

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Christian History 101 Audio Files

For friends who have been inquiring about the Christian History sessions I led last year, I have reposted the audio and pdf resources here. I hope they are helpful!!! Session 1: Returning to Our Roots PDF of Session 1 Session 2: Patristics and Professions PDF of Session 2 Session 3: The Rise of Rome PDF […]

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Keep Protesting

Today, there are about 2.2 billion Christians in the world, with a billion or so Catholics and Protestants in each group. The Orthodox, Anglican and other independent communities of faith round out the total. Among Protestants, there are about three dozen different traditions: Baptists, Lutherans, Methodists, and Reformed to name a few. And then within […]

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