Monthly Archives: July 2017

God testing Abraham’s servitude

In 1641, French philosopher René Descartes wrote in his work Meditations on First Philosophy, which would be republished in Latin (from the original French): “Cogito ergo sum” – “I think, therefore I am.” In this deductive conclusion that is still … Continue reading

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Jesus and the young rich man

(This article is based on Matthew 19:16-30 and Mark 10:17-31.) This morning, as I readied myself for church, one of those out-of-the-blue thoughts came to me. The voice inside my head said, “The rich young man who asked Jesus how … Continue reading

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