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When Are You Going To Say, “Enough!”

The other day, I was watching a special about the fall of the Berlin Wall, wherein an East German escapee said that people who have only known freedom cannot imagine what it is like to live under an oppressive government. … Continue reading

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The Song Banned By The Oscars

This year, in an unusual twist, as Christian song was nominated for an Oscar. It was “Alone Yet Not Alone” from the movie by the same title, performed for the film by Joni Eareckson Tada (yes, Joni). However, in an … Continue reading

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Top Ten Posts Of 2013

Well, 2014 is upon us, and despite all odds we are still here. 2013 saw a decrease in blog traffic. In part, this was a return to normal, as we had a record number of hits in 2012 due to … Continue reading

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Phil Robertson Preaches At Saddleback

This is a video of Phil Robertson preaching at Saddleback, apparently just before the brouhaha erupted. He says absolutely nothing that is not being said at thousands of churches in America every Sunday. He also puts to rest any accusation … Continue reading

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Report: A&E Put Duck Dynasty On The Air Because They Wanted Us To Laugh At The Robertsons, But Was Surprised When They Became Loved (Updated)

(The family pretty much agrees with what was reported here–make sure you read the update at the end of the post.) This story by the National Catholic Register appears to shed some light on why A&E would dump their most … Continue reading

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Extreme Puritan Given Names

So, you think you are a hardcore Bible-believer because you named your son Melchizedek and your daughter Hepzibah? You have nothing on the Puritans. When it comes to extreme Christian names, the Puritans were living on the edge. The following … Continue reading

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Christians Are Not Called To Pray For Obama’s Salvation Or Blessing

David Shedlock at Caffeinated Thoughts makes an interesting point about 1 Timothy 2: 1-4, which exhorts Christians to pray for their leaders and people in authority. First, here is the Bible passage in question: I exhort therefore, first of all, … Continue reading

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