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This is one of my old favorites. One of the reasons I like it is because... If you're a believer, you know that thinking and believing conflict with each other. If you're not a believer, you know that thinking and believing conflict with each other.

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Oh, maybe he'd save a few. Only to try to convert them. LOL!

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deconstruction, theology -

Apophatic theology is an attempt to describe That-Which-We-Call-God by what cannot be said of That-Which-We-Call-God.

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church, deconstruction, theology -

I believed each person was a target for evangelism. We were to fulfill the Great Commission and make disciples of everyone. None were exempt. Not one moment was free from the pressure to witness, to give a reason for the hope that was within me, and persuade others to believe what I believed. I thought this was motivated by love, concern for their eternal destiny, to rescue them from Hell. I cared about their souls. It was my duty to save them and bring them to church. They should be grateful! To believe I must convert someone to my beliefs...

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I have many friends, fans, and followers in Australia who have requested that I do a cartoon addressing the present crisis there. There are Americans requesting the same thing. This cartoon illustrates the religious element in these tragedies. I know people who think this way. We can even read about it in the news. Here's the line of reasoning (if you can call it that): 1. The Bible prophesies terrible things happening in the End Times, like war, fire, darkening of the sky and moon, smoke, poverty, hunger, drought, rape... it's all there! 2. These are signs that the end...

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