Backyard Church
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Backyard Church

Stupid Theological Explanations for Suffering

How the church makes hurting people hurt more

When I was a 19-year-old youth group leader in a local church, I remember the day that two of my fellow youth group leaders fronted up to confess their sins to the pastor.

My two friends, one guy and one girl, had been dating for quite some time, and well… you know… one thing lead to…



Thoughts on applying a 2000 year old religion to 21st Century life

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Dan Foster

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