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    Do Christians place pastors on a pedestal?

    The job of the pastor is to shepherd the flock, to lead and protect the church and to care for those in the church. The question remains, are our thoughts of our pastors too lofty? Yes, they are often the center of attention on Saturday nights or Sunday mornings, but pastors are still brothers in […]

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    Should churches make more of an effort to go digital?

    In this day and age, under an increasingly digital world, is it a wise thing to do for churches to embrace the power of the internet? It seems, a lot of churches in their attempt to cater to the growing use of smartphones and technology are starting to embrace it. Only a few short years […]

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    Why The Church Is Losing Millennials

    As millennials are growing up, the numbers of church attendance for this age group are dwindling at record breaking rates. Personally, being a part of this age group, this is something I can verify as the current trend. In a recent study from Pew Research Center, it shows that now more than one third of […]

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    TNT’s Ernie Johnson offers some post-election survival wisdom

    This past Thursday, commentary on the recent election came out that, to me, remains one of the most sober, sensitive, intelligent, and honest takes on our post-election state of affairs. It came from a somewhat surprising source possibly, TNT basketball commentator, Ernie Johnson. Turns out Ernie is a Christian and he’s got an excellent, God-based […]

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    The election is over. It’s time to build the bridge.

    As I write this the polls will be closing soon and the vote counting has already begun. Most of America is holding its breath waiting to see who our next President will be. By the time you read this, you will already know. Some of you will be feeling like the dawning of a bright […]

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    What my 5 month break up from CHH taught me

    It’s been 5 months since I’ve been active on this site and the CHH community. I was unresponsive to phone calls, emails and texts. I went completely dark. I’m not proud of it but at the end, I feel like it was much needed. Back in August, I expressed in a Facebook post all of what […]

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    Coloring Chance to Christ

    I remember when I first started coloring my mom would always tell me, “Micah color inside of the lines”. No matter how much she petitioned for me to stay inside of the lines I always found myself to be an outside of the lines type of person. This past month 23-year-old Chicago rapper from 79th St. […]

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    Should Christians Be Political? Some Thoughts from Jefferson Bethke

    You may have noticed there’s an American presidential election going on. It seems like this year, more than any other election that I can remember, the campaigns are more pervasive, more intrusive, more divisive. Just more loud. It seems like everywhere we turn there’s another outrageous election-related turn of events and all the reactions to […]

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    Is It Okay For Christians to Drop the F-bomb?

    Recently, we wrote an article about Andy Mineo and how he stirred things up a bit on the Internet when he brought up the subject of Christians and swearing. He raised some interesting questions and asked if someone used “profanity” in their music did that mean that they couldn’t possibly be Christian? The response, was, […]

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    Andy Mineo asks question on profanity, anger ensues

    This past weekend Andy Mineo took to Twitter to ask a question regarding using profanity in music as a Christian. Do you guys really think if a person uses “profanity” (words we’ve given meaning) in their music they couldn’t possibly b Christian? Why? — Andy Mineo (@AndyMineo) February 13, 2016 If I say “GREAT F#%*ING […]

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    Happy Valentine’s Day! (a.k.a. Singles Awareness Day)

    Now, be honest. As soon as you read the headline to this article you probably felt some sort of reaction. Depending on where you’re at in your life you either said, “Oh, thanks! That was nice of you! Same to you!” or “Oh man, I need to go get flowers or I’m in trouble,” or […]

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    Look What Chick-Fil-A Is Forcing On People Now

    Chick-Fil-A often comes under fire because of the company’s unapologetic position as a Christian owned and operated business. They have been applauded by many Christians for their forthright behaviors and blasted by many non-believes for “forcing their religious opinions on people.” Well now a Chick-Fil-A store in Birmingham, Alabama is in the news for more […]