Originally published at https://www.rethinknow.org on March 15, 2021.

What does the Bible say about death?

I know even the word death can trigger a whole lot of emotions, painful memories, grief and fear. It’s a difficult topic to talk about. But it’s one that we shouldn’t ignore. …


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The story of creation found in Genesis 1 & 2 is one of the most famous stories in the entire Bible. But while it’s well known the significance of the creation account is often missed. We miss the point because we focus on the wrong details.


Before you read any further let me say this. I debated on what to say, how to say it, and even if I should say it for a long time. It’s easy to state your opinion and even point out truth. …


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Many of us have this picture of Jesus as a passive white guy that speaks in hushed tones and, for some reason, is always holding a sheep. That picture is wrong on many levels. And maybe the biggest mistake we could make is thinking of Jesus…


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What does the Bible say about sex? It’s one of the most searched for and sought after questions on the internet. Yet despite the interest much of what you will find in your searches is based more out of opinion and not the Bible. …


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The shortest verse in the Bible is John 11:35, which simply says, Jesus wept. This verse is a stroke of genius. It says it all when there is little else to say. And should cause us to pause and question, why did Jesus weep?

If you…


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What does it mean to follow Jesus? I mean we all know Jesus said follow me. But what does that mean? How can we follow God?

When asked most Christians would say that they are following Jesus. They would say that an integral part of their…


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Few people have been as quoted as Jesus. Just about everyone uses Jesus’ words to show how He supports a view they hold. But the popularity of Jesus’ words has led to more than a few people misquoting Him. Often it’s not that His words are…


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“For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” Matthew 18:20

Chances are you’ve heard this verse read during church service once or twice. It’s most commonly quoted to give legitimacy to a small gathering at church. …


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Before you read this post you need to understand where I’m coming from. This post is directed towards the response of white Christians towards the black community in America. …

Jeffery Curtis Poor

Husband. Father. Pastor. Writer. Trying to be more like Jesus each day. For more articles check out: rethinknow.org

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