What Does Communion Mean Without Atonement?

It's THIS big.

A family member asked me about my take on communion if I don’t ascribe to the idea that Jesus was saying “this is my body broken and my blood poured out for the remission of your sins.” A fair question for sure.

Measuring My Manhood: Faith and Machismo

It's THIS big.

The Registered Runaway compares himself to the “macho Christian” image some pastors espouse, and finds neither he nor Jesus Christ measure up.

Five Reasons Why Failure is Awesome

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I think we’re terrified of failures for the same reasons we’re scared of death, or any type of palpable ending, for that matter. Failure, at its heart, really is a small death.