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Atheist sign erected in Legislative Building in Olympia, Washington

Atheist sign erected in Legislative Building in Olympia, Washington

Last night I heard a Pastor Ken Hutcherson being interviewed on TV (in response to the infamous Washington State atheiest sign).  He said:

 ” I believe in Jesus Christ, and if you don’t, that’s ok, you are going to fry like a Jimmy Dean… Sausage, (pause) on judgement day.”

Though I admire the strength of Pastor Hutcherson’s faith, I wonder if he is releasing his anger or frustration at the wrong party.  Our  battle is not against atheists. As Rick Warren said (in the interview cited below) , “Jesus loves everyone”- atheists included.

Some of the media framed this as an “attack on Christmas”.  This wasn’t an attack on Christmas, on God, on Christians or on Jesus.  (more…)

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134746__nativity_l1God had revealed Himself through the Old Testament (OT) and then silence for hundreds of years.  Suddenly, God impregnates a woman.  Jesus was concieved and born in the context of the Old Testament.  Without an understanding of the OT, Christmas has little meaning.  (more…)

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