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I Don't Drink The Kool-Aid. For Anybody.

The purpose of this debate….

By Paul Oyler / March 20, 2004 /

The purpose is this, and I guess I’d say it’s several-fold:

1. To awaken Christians to the seriousness of the issue–and maybe,
just maybe, in the process, to get them to think about the other
issues related to God-honoring marriage

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Xenos Christian Fellowship

By Paul Oyler / March 20, 2004 /

A while back, on a Saturday night, I went to Xenos Christian Fellowship
in Columbus for their Saturday evening service, what they call “CT”
(“Central Teaching”). Goofy name, to be sure, and they have NO
MUSIC, which bums me, but what a COOL church

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chaordic church?

By Paul Oyler / March 20, 2004 /

Len Sweet loves to use his newfangled words (“chaordic” – huh?), but
he is onto something. The early church was a MOVEMENT in many
respects; the contemporary church, in even its most contemporary
manifestations, I fear (Willow Creek, Saddleback, etc.) is an
INSTITUTION.

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