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They didn’t need another law on marriage

In Romans, Paul clarifies how they can serve Christ (find a new love), and it is not about marriages at all. Continue reading

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A New Year, an Old Problem

“Wives, you must submit to your husbands.” I wonder if Susie (name changed) heard those words as she sat in her Baptist church. By his own admission, her husband had slapped her a few times, no more than four or … Continue reading

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The Christmas Gift

Thirty years is a long time to wait to see what your Christmas Gift will actually do.  It came with no instructions but with lots of promise.  Kings journeyed far in order to see for themselves this Gift, and to … Continue reading

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Birth of the Activist Jesus – Part 4

The true meaning of Christmas is the freedom that Jesus gave us.  No more rigamarole such as the way to wash your hands before eating, and not working on the Sabbath – things that had absolutely no spiritual significance to them.  In doing away with these things, Jesus said: “My yoke is easy and my load is light.” Matthew 11:3 Continue reading

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Birth of the Activist Jesus – Part 3

She said that those who hunger for God will be filled, but those who think they are already rich in the knowledge of God will be turned upside down and the money they hold in their pockets (what they think they know about God) will fall out on the floor. Continue reading

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Birth of the Activist Jesus – Part 2

Will you give hope to women who daily face the discrimination that is birthed in churches, denying them full honor and responsibility of serving Christ as pastors and deacons, and from full equality in their own homes? Continue reading

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Birth of the Activist Jesus – Part 1

Love is plastered all over many church’s websites. But for most, it is like looking for love in all the wrong places. Jesus came into the world that was having a problem with love, and we still have not fully … Continue reading

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To Show Love – A Message to GC2

My copy of Texas Baptists Life landed in my mailbox today. It stirred and saddened my soul. On pages 16 and 17 there is a big spread about something called GC2 – a movement of God’s people to share Christ … Continue reading

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It was time to get out of Afghanistan

Thank God religion does not rule in the United States. At least, not yet. But if Christians have their way, it will. And it will be the women who suffer. Continue reading

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Standing by even when you know it is wrong

These teachings have consequences that affect all women. It is as pervasive as the air we breathe. Continue reading

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