Tag: sin

Sin killed; love saved

Sin killed; love saved

| April 23, 2017

By the Rev. Charles Jemison The people need to turn back to God. “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear form heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.”—2 Chronicles 7:14 People need God in their lives. […]

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Understanding real ‘love’ in the midst of the same-sex marriage debate

Understanding real ‘love’ in the midst of the same-sex marriage debate

| June 30, 2015

Editor’s note: As people continue to debate the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision that states were obligated to allow same-sex marriages throughout the nation, we recently were made aware of the writings of someone in the spiritual community that discussed the issue on a spiritual, rather than political, societal or “religious” perspective. The following thoughts, […]

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Spiritually Speaking: Bringing sin to the party? Woe!

Spiritually Speaking: Bringing sin to the party? Woe!

| April 26, 2015

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from The Dallas Weekly As believers, we think we have a lot on our plates. From our perspective however, that shouldn’t mean we’re challenged beyond our capacity to fulfill God’s destiny for us. It just means we have a purpose—God’s. The more we understand and internalize this, the […]

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Indiana same sex ruling could be part of defining argument of times

| May 9, 2014

Some people have argued that the debate over same sex marriage will be one of the defining political issues of this era. Perhaps it will be but, from our perspective, not for the relatively limited reasons some people think. While the idea of same sex marriage has been defined as a civil rights issue, the […]

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