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Love Your Calling

There’s an old song (yes, it’s old) that said, “If you can’t be with the one you love, then love the one you’re with.” It always drove me nuts because the message was, ‘settle for second best.’ I think in ministry, the problem is much deeper. 116 kata lagi


Pastor Charged With Child Pornography

LOCK HAVEN — State police say Pastor Jonathan West from Mansfield downloaded sexually explicit pictures of children on his iPad back in early July.

West is the pastor of First United Methodist Church in Mansfield, but back in 2009 he was at Covenant United Methodist Church on West Main Street in Lock Haven. 226 kata lagi


A Pastor's Ode to Running

In what follows I try to tell my story of being a runner as briefly as possible.  I would welcome you to read it, but as I wrote it I found I was writing more for myself than for you, that  more than anything I just wanted these words down somewhere visible and somewhat permanent.   1.937 kata lagi


How I barely survived my first funeral after becoming non-religious

Wow! I must say. I am in a current state of shock and utter disgust. Today, I attended the funeral of my great-aunt-by-marriage. As expected, it was a religious ceremony. 788 kata lagi

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Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari declares assets

Nigeria’s leader Muhammadu Buhari has declared he has $150,000 (£100,000) in his personal account, in a move aimed at promoting transparency.

The amount showed the ex-military ruler and minister of petroleum had been living a “Spartan lifestyle”, his spokesman Garba Shehu said. 482 kata lagi


Four Reasons Why Going to a Church Where You Disagree with the Pastor on Some Things Isn't a Terrible Idea

Going through college in the evangelical world, all I heard about going to church after you graduate is that you need to go to a church where the theology is solid and that you agree with it.  870 kata lagi

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