Jesus Is Muslim?

Christians are notorious for putting up some pretty controversial church signs and billboards. Turns out we're not the only ones. A serious of billboards has gone up in Columbus, OH and is causing quite the stir. Mostly because of this sign. P-JESUS-BILLBOARD_30156I guess I appreciate the "Jesus is..." language, and maybe I'm being picky here, but I'm having a hard time wrapping my mind around how Jesus could be an...
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We Need New Wineskins (Or Why Evangelicalism Needs To Be Abandoned)

IMG_2957-seating-bw Last week was a bad week. Not just for World Vision, but for the church. The zeal with which so many Christians abandoned their sponsored children in the name of theological purity wasn't just embarrassing. It was repugnant and exposed the hate of so many that for so long has been hidden under the guise of "a difference of opinion." In the time that has past since that epic fiasco,...
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UPDATE: World Vision Has Reversed Their Hiring Decision

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After immense pressure from the evangelical community, World Vision has reversed their decision to allow the hiring of gay married couples. While this doesn't change my love for and continued support of World Vision, I’m extremely disappointed in their decision. But I'm more profoundly disappointed and incredibly disturbed by the response of so many in the evangelical community who so willing and quickly...
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Here’s How You Can Take A Prophetic Stand In Response To World Vision

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It's been almost 2 days since I heard the news that World Vision made an adjustment to their employment policy that will now allow for the hiring of people who are married and gay. 2 days since I watched as righteous indignation poured out across the web in the form of threats (now fulfilled) to pull funding and end child sponsorships over World Vision's decision. It's...
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The 2014 American Jesus Madness Champion Is….

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With a commanding 61% of the votes Mark Sandlin has become the champion of American Jesus Madness for an unprecedented second year in a row!!

Congratulations are also do to our 2014 American Jesus Madness bracket winner Rick Riedel!! With 109 points, he came from behind to stun the field at the end by correcting predicting Mark Sandlin would repeat as...

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American Jesus Madness 2014 – Championship Voting

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We've come to the end.

The battle to end all battles.

(Well, at least till next year when we do it all again)

Reigning champ Mark Sandlin looks to defend his crown against newcomer Greg Boyd who has dished out nothing but shock and awe throughout the entire tournament.

Who will emerge victorious?

Probably either Mark or...

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American Jesus Madness 2014 – 4 Horsemen Of The Apocalypse Voting

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Armageddon is upon us. The winners of the two matches today will move on to the 2014 American Jesus Madness championship where one of them will begin their reign as the champion of American Christianity. Will reigning champ Mark Sandlin be there to defend his crown? Or will he get distracted by the artistry of Nadia Bolz-Weber's tattoos and finally get knocked off...
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American Jesus Madness 2014 – Exquisite 8 Results

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Another round, another new record!! After nearly 54,000 votes were cast (bringing us to just shy of 110,00 votes cast in the tournament so far), we have our 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Check out the results below to see who won and get ready to vote for the 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse round starting TODAY @ 9AM EST!!   1ST ROUND RESULTS Willem Dafoe (The Last...
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