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It's a war out there...

"Christianity doesn't advance through killing, it advances through dying."

I heard these words in a sermon at my sister's church several weeks ago (said by their pastor, David King), and they have been mulling around in my head and my heart ever since.  

In a world where the headlines tell us stories of children being raped, of Christians being killed and beheaded, of slavery still stealing the freedom and childhoods of too many...in a world that wages war on faith, and in a culture that glorifies selfishness and greed...the Good News of Jesus still brings life, still gives hope, still rescues and saves and redeems.

Because Christianity doesn't advance through killing, it advances through dying.

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