Tagged: Humor

Arrogant Intellectualism

As an intellectual himself, Augustine reflected on the mini years he looked down upon the Bible, thinking it two simple, filling in didacticism, and basically fairy stories for children. Later, he realized that his own arrogance and the people that he fell in with were...

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Extramarital Sex

Augustine is well known for lamenting his years before he became a Christian. He seems overly rocked with guilt over his sexual escapades. As a young, Well to do intellectual in college he did with a lot of men did back then, which is to...

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Finding Home

This quote is probably one of Augustine’s most famous, and it expresses a deep profound truth. Nothing in this world can truly satisfy the soul, because we are made for God and cannot rest until we are restored to him.

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The Ten Aspirational Statements and Gay Marriage

Recently, historically conservative Christian colleges started changing their policies regarding gay marriage and sexual orientation. This is in part a move to comply with the reality of the nationwide legal approval of gay marriage as decided by the SCOTUS in Obergefell v. Hodges issued in July of this...

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The Drama of Bad Church Testimonies

Few things are as influential as positive testimonies, be they for products, or for faith. The practice of telling the story of how you came to faith, a.k.a. the personal testimony, has waned of late in many churches, in no small part because either people are...

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SERIES: Pet Peeves

We all have things that annoy us. Here’s mine. Pet Peeves #001, In the men’s room Pet Peeves #002, At the restaurant Pet Peeves #003, On the road Pet Peeves #004, At the gas station Pet Peeves #005, In church Pet Peeves #006, The Automobile

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Making fun of Scientology

In case you missed the hilarious scientology episode of South Park, you can watch it here (WARNING:  Explicit Language).  You can also learn all about scientology through this funny flash dealio (WARNING:  Explicit Language).  And of course, you can find even more fun stuff like...

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Pet Peeves #006 – The Automobile

 This post is part of a series. I spend two hours a day in my car, a large 2001 Chrysler LHS.  I grew up in a family that always had large cars – a 1960 Olds 98, and at least three models of LTD Station Wagon...

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