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Free to imbibe

A friend insists he is free in Christ to drink alcoholic beverages and rejects any suggestion that abstinence is the best approach to alcohol. He quotes Galatians 5:13: “You were called to freedom.” That’s all well and good — and … Continue reading

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“I’m not OK; you’re not OK”

Two groups of people frustrate me no end. You can find plenty of them in both the Church and the World. First, there’s the “I’m OK; you’re OK” crowd. I’ll ignore your dysfunction, if you’ll ignore mine. We’ll hoist a … Continue reading

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