Category Archives: The Joy of God

How I Gave Up Water and Apples and Joined the Dance!

Matthew 28:16-20, John 14:18, 20, 26, John 15:4, 11 Last Sunday was Trinity Sunday, but it is often ignored or scarcely mentioned in many protestant churches. The Trinity is among my favorite mysteries, along with the Incarnation, Resurrection and Pentecost, … Continue reading

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The Self-Centered Reading of Luke 15

I grew up as a fundamentalist Christian. Please note that many, many fundamentalists are not judgmental and punitive, but have evangelistic motives and methods that are based solely on love. Nevertheless, guilt and fear are usually foundational in their beliefs … Continue reading

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