Yes, I study religion. No, that doesn’t mean I’m converting or becoming a clergy member.
I love teaching students about religion. But we’d go deeper and further every semester if everyone understood these 10 basic ideas.
I was able to break free only after being challenged to redefine both myself and the God I once knew.
Why do we put aside things that matter? Because things matter to us so very much.
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Last week an Azusa professor revealed that he is a transgender person who is going through a divorce from as he seeks a legal name change and gender transition.
Millennials are not leaving because the teachings of the Church are not “progressive” enough, but because they themselves do not know the true substance of their faith.
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