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Standing up for the Word of God

Started this discussion. Last reply by Coleen Love 4th month 10. 55 Replies

Just read George Fox autobiography.  There is a man who believed the Word of God enough to get moving for God -- and enough to stand against the established religion of the day.  He condemned…Continue

 

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Coleen Love replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"School changes policy after parent complains that her child was told to remove a mask because of the message, "Jesus loves me." https://dailyangle.com/articles/school-policy-changed-to-justify-ban-on-jesus-loves-me-mask"
4th month 10
Coleen Love replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"I watched Rick Steves on PBS last night -- journeying through Egypt.    I thought it was an indicator of the times - and culture in America - when Rick Steves said that America too has a problem with fundamentalists.  Really?  He…"
4th month 10
William F Rushby replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"We need a God-centered faith rather than a self-centered or peer-centered one.  "Ego", what I think I (or, Heaven forbid, my friends) can accept as Truth, will never take us where we need to go!  Draw close to Christ and learn of…"
4th month 10
Coleen Love replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Thanks for your post Alice.  I agree with you - for me too the regular reading of  Scriptures keeps me close to Him.  The biggest mistakes I made in life are when I was not regularly reading his word.   My life experience…"
4th month 10
Alice Yaxley replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"This is really interesting Coleen. Thanks for posting. I read the scriptures daily as part of my prayer time. I think reading the scriptures helps me get over myself and connect to the ancient and present wisdom of God's presence. Not a…"
4th month 10
William F Rushby replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Licia Kuenning: "So I do not say to Friends that if they study the Quaker past they will learn how to recreate it. The seventeenth century will not come again. I have the more modest hope that we will learn to tell the truth about it.""
3rd month 25
William F Rushby replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Understanding the Quaker Past by Licia Kuenning  http://www.qhpress.org/aboutqhp/qpast.html"
3rd month 25
William F Rushby replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Hello, Debbie! I have found the writings of Lewis Benson very helpful in finding my way through the thicket of Quaker writing.  None Were So Clear, edited by Terry Wallace, is probably a good place to start.   I do not regard…"
3rd month 25
Keith Saylor replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
""Yet, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor principalities, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers,  neither height nor…"
3rd month 23
Wim Nusselder replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Dear Bill, From my perspective there is nothing "under examination" between Coleen and me, except maybe our ability to connect despite differences of perspective. We are primarily building a relation rather than exchanging information and…"
3rd month 23
William F Rushby replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"I wonder where this dialogue is taking us???  I believe that Wim and Coleen express lots of opinions, some of which are rather judgmental but do they really come to grips with what others are saying.  Condemning professional ministers…"
3rd month 22
Coleen Love replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Got it.  By the way, I just saw a video -- U.S. former national security director, John Ratcliffe,  saying on the Maria Bartiromo show that there have been a lot of UFO sightings - objects flying faster than the sound barrier - but without…"
3rd month 22
Wim Nusselder replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Dear Coleen, I wrote "Secularization for the sake of religion" from the reality of Dutch society, as experienced and acknowledged by most Christians here: we are quickly becoming marginalized. Not persecuted, but irrelevant.…"
3rd month 22
Coleen Love replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"And God is good. "
3rd month 22
Coleen Love replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"I followed the link the first time didn't get much past the first page.  I followed it again, but frankly -- the jargon is not meant to be easily understood -- probably because if people did it would make them angry.  There is nothing…"
3rd month 22
Wim Nusselder replied to Coleen Love's discussion 'Standing up for the Word of God'
"Dear Coleen, You ask: "if you do everything right, is it enough?" Doing a right thing implies 'contributing to the Kingdom' to me, rather than 'staying within law/rules' (like in 'being sufficiently charitable,…"
3rd month 22

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