Tag Archives: Authenticity

Keeping Up Appearances, Mark 12:38-44

Vanity, vanity, all is vanity. So repeats the refrain from Ecclesiastes. Ecclesiastes is one of my favorite books, perhaps because it is so depressingly realistic yet awfully faithful in spite of the apparent temporary nature of everything. Everything ends, the … Continue reading

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Roadside Bible Studies, Acts 8:26-40

Let me paint a picture for you. You are on a business trip, flying from Texas to the East Coast. You are seated next to a 30-something-year-old black woman near the front of the airplane. Her hair is a shock … Continue reading

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