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Why five brothers?
Parables, especially in the first century were a well developed art form. Each word used in a parable, especially in its original language, is carefully chosen to pack meaning into the fewest number of words to facilitate memorization and repetition.
Where are the shrewd church advertisements?
What might a shrewd church advertisement include?
How might we use media to promote the Kingdom of Heaven?
“For the people of this world are more clever in dealing with their own kind
than are the people of the light.” — Luke 16:8
I wonder if people who describe the United States as a Christian nation have read the Sermon on the Mount and thought about the implications for our legal system if we were to take this passage to heart.
Faith in Christ has financial implications in all parts of our lives.
Thousands of years ago in what we now call the country of Turkey, near the city of Colossae, lived a wealthy Christian land owner named Philemon. … Paul expected more from Philemon.
I have a fantasy that someone extremely famous, either unanimously popular or even controversial, would choose to worship with us. The mere mention of their name would draw hundreds of people, filling our sanctuary to standing room only.
Sharing the love of God, the peace of Christ,
and the power of the Holy Spirit with everyone.
Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church, a community of Christ-centered believers, welcomes all people to worship with us. Working together in harmony we spread God’s message of love, joy and peace to each other, our community, and the world.