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The Milgram Experiments: 2/3 of people will kill under orders

In 1961, a scientist conducted some experiments to see how long ordinary people would continue to harm another human being because they were told to do so by an authority figure. Here’s the outline of the story using quotes from … Continue reading

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Beyond the Megachurch Myths

Ed Stetzer recently corrected some common misunderstandings about megachurches, sharing information from Scott Thumma, one of the top megachurch researchers in the country, and author (with Dave Travis) of the book Beyond Megachurch Myths. Stetzer comments (in italics here) on nine … Continue reading

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A Glimpse of Heaven: The Communion Scene from Places in the Heart

As my thoughts turn to Easter, and the new life that resurrection allows, I’m reminded of the closing scene of the film “Places in the Heart.” The movie ends as it began, on a Sunday. The church choir sings “Blessed … Continue reading

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Video for Teen Level – "Sunday Morning"

If  picture is worth a thousand words, a video may be worth ten thousand. This amazing video, to me, captures in a satirical way the essence of what is appealing about the megachurch to the person at the level of … Continue reading

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