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Faith hacking

I recently set up a new blog/site to share and collect ideas for increasing the effectiveness of our walk as Christians called FaithHack. Based on the cool sites like Life Hacker, FaithHack will, hopefully become a repository of helpful hits … Continue reading

31. March 2008 by Chris
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Fifteen Blogs in Fifteen Days (sort of…)

Monday I finished the 15th blog entry in our ReadingThru project, covering the first 11 chapters in Genesis and finishing off the 42 chapters of Book of Job. My pastor is taking the next week and has done a great … Continue reading

17. January 2008 by Chris
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Churchianity vs. Christianity

I just ran across a term I had never heard before: Churchianity. In a nutshell, churchianity is the result of taking Christ out of Christianity. Jesus commanded us, the Church, to “go and make disciples”, but the unfortunate reality is … Continue reading

26. December 2007 by Chris
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ReadingThru has a home! – Blogging through the Bible in One Year

I’ve set up a WordPress instance off of my church’s domain to host the ReadingThru project. I’ve looked at a number of “One Year Bible” blogs, and I hope this one is a little different in that it’s more about … Continue reading

26. December 2007 by Chris
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My Church at MyChurch

I have been checking out MyChurch and the nice set of community tools they have. They have kind of a Facebook vibe; it will be interesting to see how they evolve. It didn’t take long to get to be largest … Continue reading

19. November 2007 by Chris
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God’s Tool Box

I have been pretty amazed lately how God’s plans seems to include, even require, such a diversity of people – different languages, histories, upbringing, education, life experiences, view points, talents, gifts… In the natural, these differences usually lead to misunderstand, … Continue reading

03. November 2007 by Chris
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Divorce is Predictable: Do the Math

While this is a WebMD article, Math May Tell Which Marriages Last, about a book, The Mathematics of Marriage: Dynamic Nonlinear Models, written in 2002, the message is timeless: marriage is about the connection of two people being made one. … Continue reading

08. October 2007 by admin
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… and I will make you Phishers of Men!?!

18 As he was walking by the Sea of Galilee he saw two brothers, Simon (called Peter) and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea (for they were fishermen). 19He said to them, “Follow me, and I will … Continue reading

02. October 2007 by Chris
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Baby got Book!

This one has been around for a while, but my kids love it, so check it out! And while your at it check out GodTube, tons of sermons, music videos, and some odd, quirky stuff.

22. September 2007 by Chris
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Sin is like… Microwave Popcorn

At the risk of hyper-spiritualizing my choice of snacks, I was eating some microwave popcorn, realized my hand had gotten too greasy and salt covered to touch the keyboard, and it hit me: Microwave popcorn is a lot like sin! … Continue reading

21. September 2007 by Chris
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