Category Archives: Salvation, heaven and hell

Three little words – no, not those ones.

Photo: Kurt Baushardt This Advent feels dark. Don’t get me wrong, I know it always is this time of year. Mornings barely get going, and the afternoons slump into their post-lunch nap. But this year I can feel it more … Continue reading

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When Jesus doesn’t know his doctrine.

We’re a strange breed, us evangelicals.  (I feel like most of my posts could start with that line, but I don’t think I’ve used it yet, so I’ll take it this time.) We’re funny because most of the time, we’re keen … Continue reading

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Why God’s forgiveness might not really be unconditional.

It was the first time I noticed how tears can trickle into your ears when you’re lying on your back.  I’d been let down, again, and it hurt. I didn’t know what to do but lie on my bed, stare … Continue reading

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“Hope for everyone?” – Four concerns about universalism.

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post called “Heading towards heresy” in which I began to explore the idea that God could, in the end, reconcile everything and everyone to himself. I had so many interesting conversations after starting that discussion … Continue reading

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“Hope for everyone?” – The message of the cross.

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post called “Heading towards heresy” in which I began to explore the idea that God could, in the end, reconcile everything and everyone to himself. I had so many interesting conversations after starting that discussion … Continue reading

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“Hope for everyone?” – Only God can judge me.

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post called “Heading towards heresy” in which I began to explore the idea that God could, in the end, reconcile everything and everyone to himself. I had so many interesting conversations after starting that discussion … Continue reading

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“Hope for everyone?” – Further up, and further in!

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post called “Heading towards heresy” in which I began to explore the idea that God could, in the end, reconcile everything and everyone to himself. I had so many interesting conversations after starting that … Continue reading

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