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The Salvation Army: the Charity, the Church, Christmas, and the Controversies

Originally posted on Little Mexico, Music City:
Jakob Esaw [Author’s note: this blog entry, published simultaneously at, is a part of my semi-regular series Down the Rabbit Hole, Up the Human Interest. For each story in the series, I typically start my research somewhere…

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Smile! I bet you feel better already!

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Reality Church

Reality Church.

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Make The Choice To Hear God’s Voice

If you’re inner life is filled with peace and happiness, then your outer life’s not such a big deal.  No matter what your outer life looks like, if your inner life is a mess, your a mess! If you don’t … Continue reading

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Leaf Blower Church

Leaf Blower Church Here’s my view of a church meeting: We are all leaves who want to line up in nice, neat rows, And appoint a Pastor Leaf to preach to us. However, God wants to blow on each of … Continue reading

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What If Church Tore Up The Sunday Program And Just Followed The Living Jesus Christ?

When Christ is present, church needs no program.  Jesus said: “Follow Me,” (not: “Follow a program,”). He also said: “I am the way,” (not: “A program is the way,”). And His mother said: “Whatever He says to you, do it,” (not: … Continue reading

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Should Church Services Train People To Be Passive Or Active?

Some people say that church services (and how we behave in them) are not important. They say that what matters is not church meetings, but what believers do in everyday life (being the church in society).  However, there are three … Continue reading

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