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The Holistic Gospel of Christ

“One of the things I do when I meet people is ask them, ‘What is Christianity?’ Undoubtedly half will respond, ‘A relationship with Jesus.’ “That is wrong. The gospel cannot be merely a private transaction. God didn’t break through history, … Continue reading

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WWJD, Part 1: Origin of the Phrase

“What would Jesus do?”  Christians have been asking themselves this question in one form or another since Christianity was founded.  But in the 1890s, these four particular words became a household phrase for members of Central Congregational Church in Topeka, … Continue reading

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