Arts & Essays: Spirituality & Faith

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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    March 10, 2020

    Living into Truths

    To ask a question is to admit a deficit. It takes a certain humility, a learned virtue that we are not born with. 
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  • Written By: Corey Farr
    March 09, 2020

    A Christian Reads the Tao te Ching:...

    Chapters 8 and 78 of the Tao te Ching give us one of the most powerful and well-known metaphors from the whole book: water. 
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  • Written By: Corey Farr
    March 02, 2020

    A Christian Reads the Tao te Ching:...

    When we try to pin a gender on God, the Bible forces us to recognize that we couldn’t ever do that. The problem is, we’ve heard Scripture so many...
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    February 25, 2020

    No Offense

    The Church should always, whether it acknowledges it or not, be in a prophetic tension with the world.
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  • Written By: Corey Farr
    February 23, 2020

    A Christian Reads the Tao te Ching:...

    The Kingdom of God is upside down, and so is the value system of chapter three of the Tao te Ching. There are so many parallels between them.
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  • Written By: Scott Moncrieff
    February 22, 2020

    Book Review: Enjoying Your Bible

    I will enjoy and understand my Bible better with “Uncle John’s” friendly encouragement and counsel in mind.
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  • Written By: Corey Farr
    February 17, 2020

    A Christian Reads the Tao te Ching:...

    At times the Tao te Ching is down to earth and practical, but much of it is highly philosophical and abstract. Chapter two is somewhere in the middle...
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  • Written By: Dennis Hollingsead
    February 14, 2020

    Righteousness by Faith

    Have you ever thought that righteousness by faith, as usually explained from the pulpit and in books and articles, is complicated?
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    February 11, 2020

    A Labor of the Instant

    What do we say when we talk and write about God? It’s a question that goes deeper and deeper, like those little Russian dolls, one inside the other,...
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  • Written By: Corey Farr
    February 10, 2020

    A Christian Reads the Tao te Ching:...

    The first chapter of the Tao te Ching is one of the most difficult and confusing in the whole book, but it’s also a foundation to everything the book...
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