Little Help from Our Friends

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Years ago, when our boys were little, we had a small community of friends that gathered in our home for several years. One evening, our youngest asked, in eager expectation, whether our friends were coming …

Culture

July 23 2014

Indelible

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a guest post by Tara M. Owens It was, I have to say, a typically late night of writing. Finishing up a paper on the context and language of Leviticus for my Old Testament Theology & …

Culture

July 22 2014

These Days!

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Pause. Place head in hands. Cue the anguish. Look up wistfully. Chicken Little's famously overdone exertions and under-heard exhortations have nothing on a particular day I experienced a while back. The world was sitting there, as …

Family

July 22 2014

The Smoking Baby

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My mom had a bizarre, painful accident that required surgery, so I drove 250 miles over the Colorado mountains to help her avoid a rocky recovery. She is famous for dropping everything to help in …

I am his beloved misfit

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a guest post by friend of Deeper Story, Michelle DeRusha Truthfully, a Saint Paul-like conversion would have been a heck of a lot easier. What’s not to like about falling over in the middle of the road, …

Defending the Powerful Is Not Our Mission

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It doesn’t take long to name recent well-known powerful people and their businesses for whom Christians have taken up. The owners of Chick-fil-A. Dave Ramsey. Sarah Palin. That one dude on Duck Dynasty. We call …

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