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What does Romans 13 actually teach?

Ted Grimsrud—June 18, 2018

What does it mean for the United States to be a « Christian nation »? For many, it seems to mean that people should support the political status quo, and they will quote the 13th chapter of Paul’s letter to the Romans to support that support (« be subject to the governing authorities »). 3 059 mots de plus

Peace Theology

Daily Bible Reading 19 June 2018

6/19/18 Daily Bible Reading: Esther 5-7, Romans 5, Proverbs 19

Romans 5:1-5 (KJV)
Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ: By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God. 136 mots de plus


Why do we need to be saved? What from?

My wife and I use the GPS on our phones often. What an amazing gift this technology is. I remember going on a road trip with Kati’s family some time ago to the Smokey Mountains in Tennessee. 3 565 mots de plus

The Problem With American Christianity

Psalm 9.19

Rise up, O Lord! Do not let mortals prevail; let the nations be judged before you.

Inside of an old warehouse in South Texas, hundreds of children are being held in a series of cages created by metal fencing. 632 mots de plus

New Testament

And "Quaintest Town of the Year" goes to...

Bath Spa, a charming English city perched on the mouth of a dormant volcano. The early Britons and Romans knew what was up when they set about turning this city into a spa haven: the thermal waters are positively… 385 mots de plus

Woke Up In...

Having a mission ambition

On March 11, 1965, Gary Duschl of Virginia Beach, Virginia began making a chain of gum wrappers. Today, over 53 years later, it contains over 2.4 million gum wrappers and is 101,440 feet long as of April 11, 2018 and growing. 3 586 mots de plus

Small Group Lessons

R5 Greta: The Little Mother, part 1 of 3

Greta got up from bed as soon as she was allowed.  She busied herself with tasks to keep from thinking too hard.  Mother Hulda, patient all that time, did not say a word about it.  1 891 mots de plus