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Howard Snyder

Ecology of Church and Kingdom

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Does Anything Mean Anything?

Is meaning correspondence and signification—one thing in relation to something else? “Meaningless! Meaningless! Everything is meaningless. What has been will be again, what has been done will be […]

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JW Old

Twelve Fun Wesley Myths

1. John Wesley rose at 5:00 a.m. everyday. Fact: Wesley’s pattern varied according to circumstances, and particularly when he was traveling, as he often was. Frequently he would […]

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Nature Cycle

Only a Natural Cycle!

When war killed the land and the people were slain, and governments raged, then I heard this refrain: “It’s only a natural cycle.” When economists saw how their […]

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Russell Fork River

Parable of the River

(At a friend’s request, I am republishing this.) From high mountain reaches it came, coursing down rocky crags and between wooded slopes until it reached the plain. There […]

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Muddy Hands

Jesus the Mud-Maker

Jesus did many symbolic acts. Here’s one: Healing a blind man one Sabbath day in Jerusalem, recorded in John 9. “As [Jesus] walked along, he saw a man […]

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How Free Methodists Got Left Behind

Introduction Free Methodists are fortunate in this: Their principal founder and their denomination were born decades before the powerful invasion of premillennial dispensationalism into American Protestantism in the […]

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