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Jesus Still Doesn't Want Me For A Sunbeam
So many Christians get so caught up in the idea of their unique manifest destiny that they lose sight of the essentials of God's will.
Anti-vaxxers, Colonial Style
Carla Gardina Pestana
historian, author, and college professor; Photo by Linda Vanoff
Just like the anti-vaxxers of today, early Americans opposed attempts by medical professionals to halt the spread of contagious disease through the use of techniques aimed at creating immunities.
Not Everything Happens for a Reason
Writer, Marriage and Family Therapist, Mother, Wife.
Not everything happens for a reason. But in everything that happens, there can be a reason to bring hope and healing to others. God can use our pain for a greater good if we choose to let Him in.
God Doesn't Need a Backseat Driver
Thank God for Atheists!
Rev. Chris Glaser
Author, 'As My Own Soul: The Blessing of Same-Gender Marriage'
I believe people of faith need to imagine a world without God. We then might take greater responsibility for our own lives and the circumstances of others, as well as life on this planet.
"Unstoppable" Is a One Hour Sermon
Jackie K. Cooper
Not What God Intends
Karyn L. Wiseman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Homiletics, Lutheran Theological Semina...
God does not want us to live in an environment where mass shootings happen -- and happen far too often. I do not believe this is the way God intends for us to live. God's vision for earth is a reign of justice and peace. God's desire for humanity is to love and live in harmony.
Simple Babblers Abound
Freelance writer, publishing consultant
Many of the people who define themselves as Christians often miss the mark when it comes to what the Bible teaches.
What Does It Mean To Be Christian?
Speaker, Author, Counselor to Congregations, Ambassador to the...
To be Christian does not necessarily mean that you've received the sacraments of the Church and so have performed the proper rituals to qualify as a Christian. Do not mistake the performance of rituals with practice of faith.
'Things Didn't Go Wrong. God Designed Pearl The Way He Wanted'
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Go Wherever God Leads
Often times, I do not know what my future holds, but I have to trust the instructor (God) and know that He will not lead me down a path that I cannot handle.
Walter Ciszek: What Is God's Will For Me? An Answer From A Soviet Labor Camp
Rev. James Martin, S.J.
Author of Jesus: A Pilgrimage
God's will for us was the 24 hours of each day: the people, the places, the circumstances he set before us in that time. Those were the things God knew were important to him and to us at that moment.
Can Evolution Tell Us What God Wants?
Clay Farris Naff
Science and Religion Correspondent for the Humanist Magazine
I believe that in evolution itself we can find what God wants. Even as we wreak havoc on the ecosystem, produce more babies than we can feed, and go to war against one another, the call echoes forth: keep life alive.
McCain and Palin Sittin' in a Tree.....
Actress, founding member of MOMENTUM
Show some deference! Johnny's new crush is a whole lot of woman. "Bush Doctrine?" Who needs it? She's got a firm grasp of "God's Doctrine."
Palin Falsely Claimed She "Would Never Presume To Know God's Will"
Seth Colter Walls
What's Good for GM Is Good for God
CoAuthor, 'Super Genes'; Founder, The Chopra Foundation
The religious right is a splinter group, and they have been allowed to leverage themselves into power by the apathy of the majority. Obama must reverse this apathy.
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