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This Week with Henri Nouwen – The Two Sides of One Faith

“Our faith in God who sent his Son to become God-with-us and who, with his Son, sent his Spirit to become God-within-us cannot be real without our faith in the Church. The Church is that unlikely body of people through … Continue reading

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Remembering John Wooden by Imitating His Faith

As a church planter in Los Angeles and helping to coach a ministry at UCLA, I can’t help but take a moment to reflect on John Wooden who according to the Los Angeles Times, “is one of the greatest coaches … Continue reading

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Shalom Makers: Development in the Way of Christ – A More Human(e) Way – Part XII

The New York Times on the New Art of Flickr Originally uploaded by Thomas Hawk You can check out the outline to connect to the previous sections of this essay. We are in the seventh part of the second section … Continue reading

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Shalom Makers: Development in the Way of Christ – Part IV

The New York Times on the New Art of Flickr Originally uploaded by Thomas Hawk Check out the outline, introduction and the philosophical reasons for separation first, as we continue to look at the question, is is more Human(e) to … Continue reading

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Shalom Makers: Development in the Way of Christ – A More Human(e) Way Part I

The New York Times on the New Art of Flickr Originally uploaded by Thomas Hawk </span> So here is the outline of where I will be going with this series. I will be posting this paper up piece by piece … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers Part VI

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, author of When Answers Aren’t Enough and Losing God; and pastor at [nlcf]. This entry is part of the Coping with Depression Series. “WHEN GOD IS THE PROBLEM“ Not as simple … Continue reading

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John Chandler on The Good News

This entry is a part of an on-going blog series called The Good News, which is taking place throughout the Easter Season, from Easter to Pentecost. A full list of the contributors can be found here. John’s local city newspaper … Continue reading

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Observing Lent – Week Four

Beauty Never Fades Originally uploaded by Extra Medium The following is the flow of the Lenten Guide – A Journey into Wholeness – by Christine Sine. This is my fourth entry on observing lent. Week One: Journey into the Brokenness … Continue reading

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