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To the Brave Volunteers at VBS (or Holiday Club, or Vacation Bible Club, or whatever you call it)

I signed up to help with our church’s annual Vacation Bible School this year. Again. And—just like I do every year—I’m wondering why the dickens I volunteered for the madness. Again. But as I think about it—again—I can tell you why. It’s not because I’m great with kids: I am not the Pied Piper of Hamlin by any …

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Ask Me: How Should I Respond to the SCOTUS Decision if I Disagreed?

Dear Bronwyn, How would you suggest Christians who don’t believe in the morality of gay marriage react to a culture at large who will attack and invalidate a dissenting opinion as hateful and bigoted? Almost everyone I know who disagrees is too afraid to say anything to the contrary lest they be verbally assaulted – …

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Pick of the Clicks 6/6/2015

WOW, there are some game-changer reads in this week’s line-up. Ready? Set? GO! Abigail Rine’s essay What is Marriage to Evangelical Millenials? raised some really excellent questions about the presumptions people bring to discussions about marriage (particularly why we marry at all). Do not miss, on this topic, Matthew Lee Anderson’s Why I Am Opposed To …

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