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Dealing With Nasty Religious People

The teachers of the law who came down from Jerusalem said, “He is possessed by Beelzebub! By the prince of demons he is driving out demons.” Mark 3:22 I will never forget an incident that happened in a small church my dad pastored when I was ten years of age. Two deacons accosted my father one […]

The Bible and Human Sexuality, Part 3

In this three-part series, I outline the theological foundations of a Christian understanding of human sexuality. Male and female reflect the image of God through their unity-in-difference. The purposes of their sexual union are intimate communication, celebration of sexual pleasure, and creation of new life.  God created humanity in His image. The male-female relationship expresses […]

The Bible and Human Sexuality, Part 1

In this three-part series, I outline the theological foundations of a Christian understanding of human sexuality. Male and female reflect the image of God through their unity-in-difference. The purposes of their sexual union are intimate communication, celebration of sexual pleasure, and creation of new life.  The Bible tells stories about the creation of humanity as […]