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A Christian Gentleman\’s Take on Same-Sex Marriage

A Christian Gentleman\’s Take on Same-Sex Marriage

What makes a gentleman? Today, we call any man who conducts himself with distinction and grace a “gentleman.” But in the preface to his classic book, Mere Christianity, author C.S. Lewis gives a historical background on the word: “The word gentleman originally meant something recognizable; one who had a coat of arms and some landed […]

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The Ultimate “Change-Agent”

First things are important: first impressions, first dates, first fruits. Have you ever considered Jesus\’ first sermon? After stepping from eternity into time and walking among us for 30 years, surely the first words of Jesus\’ earthly ministry would be telling. In fact, they are transformational—“Repent” says Jesus. Our world tells us that “Repent” means, […]

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