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Cliff Note Christian

Posted on Apr 3, 2016 in Paul Sommer's Blog

Cliff Note Christian

CLIFF NOTE CHRISTIAN

By Paul Sommer

Could you imagine going to church and listening to the pastor read his sermon for the next 2-3 hours, or longer in some cases? Most of us would fall asleep or leave, or watch a video on Youtube, text our friends, etc. But very few of us would actually listen and be moved by the sermon, or would we even call it that?

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Barack Hussein Obama: What’s in a Name?

Posted on Mar 30, 2016 in Paul Sommer's Blog

Barack Hussein Obama: What’s in a Name?

BY DAVID SOLWAY

There is a troubling hint of something very un-American about the American president. I am not alluding to the birther controversy but rather to something in the president’s character, attitudes, personal aura, and worldview.

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God the Great Genie

Posted on Mar 7, 2016 in Paul Sommer's Blog

God the Great Genie

God the Great Genie
By Paul Sommer

As someone that has been involved in ministry for the last 16 years (11 of those as a pastor), I have noticed certain trends and reoccurring conversations with believers and/or those that attend churches. One of these trends is the overwhelming desire for people to receive relevant application, often wanting the pastor or teacher to speak to their current struggles/problems in life.

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