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Getting up someone's nose?

Posted by Huw Thomas on Saturday, April 5, 2014, In : Out of the Shadows 


I have been thinking about things said on a blog I follow called Out of the Shadows by ex-pastor Paul Leader. I have watched with sadness as Paul has moved further and further away from biblical faith in Christ to a position where the Bible is now just story, a story by people and not the inspired word of God. I made comments on his Facebook link about the latest blog on Christian reactions to Noah. I was unfriended and blocked and I sort of guessed it would come sooner rather than later. Her...
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When Grace becomes Gratuity

Posted by Huw Thomas on Thursday, February 20, 2014, In : Out of the Shadows 
I read a comment today containing this quote from James' Epistle: "Mercy triumphs over judgement". The subject was the 'hyper-grace' teaching permeating many Christian gatherings and those who would critique it. It seems that critics are being 'hyper-judgemental'. I suppose I would class myself among those critics and I guess a reply is in order.

It's not about grace or judgement but those who are "so quickly deserting the one who called... and are following a different gospel" (Gal 1:6). We a...

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