Category Archives: J.Ferris: Church

Relational Deism

De·ism: 1. Belief in the existence of a God on the evidence of reason and nature only, with rejection of supernatural revelation. 2. Belief in a God who created the world but has since remained indifferent to it. A recent encounter … Continue reading

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“It’s All Right With Me”

When we leave our first love, we sing another love song. Here is Ella Fitzgerald’s version of that song. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mT0j5kAG4AU Just in case you missed all of that, here are the lyrics: “It’s the wrong time and the wrong place … Continue reading

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Lectures Versus Conversations

To begin with, it’s difficult to take up an offering for a conversation. But that’s not so bad, because lectures and lecturers don’t really lend themselves to the pursuit of truth. Truth is best found in Christ centered conversation, not … Continue reading

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Religion is systematic slavery…

Systematic Theology is an oxymoron. God is not a system. God is Spirit! “God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” John 4:24 KJV The citizenship of the Kingdom of God … Continue reading

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Proclaim Liberty Throughout the Land and to All the Inhabitants Thereof!

This is a word about the liberty wherewith Christ has set us free.  This is the liberty to do whatever our hearts desire, because, Jesus is in us both to will and to do His good pleasure!  The catch is … Continue reading

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It’s In The Spirit!

In the wake of Lisa’s comments today I want to return to a couple of very big words: “Kingdom,” and “Church.” The “Kingdom” of God is in The Spirit. It is not in the flesh. In fact The Kingdom of … Continue reading

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