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Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

 

My prayer tonight is that you be filled with the contagious spirit of Christmas...

Hesham Shehab: A Christmas Night Message

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Grace to you and Peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ Yesterday, while writing this message, I did a silly experiment. I used the voice recognition app on my smart phone, and asked where is Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Burbank, IL. It told me where! No surprise. Then I asked: “OK google, Am I a good preacher?” I was not expecting an answer… but it did give an answer, but it was not a specific answer. It said: A good preacher must be: AUTHENTIC PREACH TO THERead More


Impeachment debate suggests shifting religious and political winds

by: Jack Jenkins Dec. 23, 2019 (RNS) — The impeachment process is getting biblical. Literally. Perhaps it all started a few days before the impeachment vote, when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told journalists that she had been praying for president Donald Trump and rebuked a reporter who asked if she hated the commander in chief. “I don’t hate anybody,” she said, explaining that her feelings were a byproduct of her Catholic faith. Or perhaps the God talk really began in earnest during the debate before the House of Representatives madeRead More