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Would You Even Like Jesus?

by Jonathan Trotter on November 1, 2018

Would you even like Jesus? Would you like him, if he came into your church and started yelling about houses of prayer? Or would you call him just another angry man? Would you like him if he told you to sell even some of your stuff and give the proceeds to the poor? Or would […]

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Why Are We Here?

by Jonathan Trotter on February 1, 2016

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Why are we here? Why have we chosen lives that cause us to engage suffering in very raw ways? Visible ways? Why do we expose our hearts to people in pain? Why do we use our passports for more than an occasional vacation? Why do we live in places where we sweat more than we […]

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Rice Christians and Fake Conversions

by Laura Parker on January 28, 2013

I remember our first year on the field literally thinking, “No one is ever, ever going to come to faith in Christ, no matter how many years I spend here.”  I thought this because for the first time in my life, I was face-to-face with the realities that the story of Jesus was so completely […]

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