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Book Review of Philip Yancey’s “Vanishing Grace”

This entry is part 27 of 27 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 27 of 27 in the series Book Reviews             “If the good news is true, why is no one pleased to hear it?”          This quote from a Walker Percy novel sums up the mystery explored in Philip Yancey’s latest, Vanishing Grace: Whatever Happened to the Good News?  […]

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No More Noise

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Faith in Memphis

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Faith in Memphis   It’s hard to think of a better line than the last sentence in the statement from the Brown family: “Let’s not just make noise, let’s make a difference.” There’s a lot of noise-making, on both sides of this heart-breaking drama. Noise-making […]

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Why Christians Must Give Up the Fight

This entry is part 19 of 27 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 19 of 27 in the series Gospel   The church finds itself in a world still filled with many whose hearts are turned away from God. God has won our hearts. But there are still many who have not yet fallen for God. As a result, God has enlisted us to […]

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The Power Jesus Refused

This entry is part 17 of 27 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 17 of 27 in the series Gospel   The cross stands in stark contrast to the other forms of power which the devil tempted Jesus to use. As Jesus begins his public ministry, the devil tempts him in three ways (Matt. 4:1-11). Craig Bartholomew and Michael Goheen frame the temptations in […]

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