Prata’s Potpourri: Dominionism, 190 blogs, 300 books, decisonal easy-believism, wandering pastors, more

March in Georgia is a funny month. It begins the warm and stormy tornado/thunderstorm season. Yet it also brings us our best chance for snow days off from school. In the last five years, the most snow we've received has been in March. I guess you could call the month turbulent.On the plus side, the …

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Heaven tourism books are bad; some heaven books are good

"Heaven tourism" is a phrase I believe was coined by blogger Tim Challies, picked up and used frequently by teacher and lecturer Justin Peters. It is a phrase indicating that a person has had some sort of trauma like a car crash or medical issue, or perhaps was in desperate emotional state, and in the …

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Expositor FM: A new internet 24-hour radio station

My face when someone says they are doing a Beth Moore study/doing a Jesus Calling Devotional/posting a Joyce Meyer quote.Here is a link to some critiques of these women who are doing harm to the faithful.Woman to WomanOn the upside, John MacArthur at Grace To You has launched a new internet radio station. 24 hours …

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Scripture photo and sermon recommendation

I recommend this recent series from John MacArthur, on John 15:1-11I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser. 2“Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more fruit. 3“You are already clean because of …

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The RIGHT kind of Heaven Tourism

Mike Riccardi at The Cripplegate began an excellent essay on the times in which we live this way:The last few months have been emotionally tiring for Christians in America.You can say that again.The last few months have been emotionally tiring for Christians in America.Weary with burdens? Climbing an endless mountain?Let the Lord refresh you. (EPrata …

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Why prophecy is important (The world is unraveling)

I love prophecy. To me, it is the clearest identifier of God as sovereign over the universe, the earth, humans, and time. He writes history in advance, because He is king of all, and what He says will come to pass.I also love studying the bible. I believe it is the highest and best use …

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‘If we could just get rid of all the bad people, THEN the world would be a nice place’

I watch a Hulu original tv program called The High Road with Mario Batali. According to Wikipedia, Mario Francesco Batali is an American chef, writer, restaurateur and media personality. In addition to his classical culinary training, he is an expert on the history and culture of Italian cuisine, including regional and local variations.Batali is a …

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