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Thursday February 28, 2008

Theology Bleeds
Theology bleeds as an interesting emphasis at SBTS. “In the end, demonic powers don’t tremble before denominational programs or bureaucratic public relations campaigns. What they fear is something more ancient, more mysterious, and more personal.”


Last Leg Out
Here’s a great entry by a Inland Mission pilot. “Of all the challenges I’ve encountered flying in Africa, some of the scariest things I’ve done have been tailwind takeoffs. … Because an airplane, once its wheels leave the kiss of the earth, becomes one with the wind, and moves accordingly. The trees, on the other hand, stay right where they are.”


God’s Princess
Matthias Media takes on the princess language so common in the church today.


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