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Dear Church,

I can’t remember the last time I visited you without a preconceived notion of what you might be like inside. The thoughts of judgment, hate, and hypocrisy all elevate within me as I walk through your doors. And while I understand that you are perfect but your people are not, it sure does suck to be on the receiving end of their imperfections. It burns!

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I think we’d be surprised to know how many people in this world actually like the person of Jesus Christ, but aren’t keen of becoming a Christian due to the examples set forth by his followers.

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The Social Church

Jarrid Wilson  —  August 22, 2013 — 17 Comments

The internet is something we all use and enjoy, but are we using it too much, or not enough at all? I hear so many people rebel against social websites because they claim, “It distracts them from God” or, “It’s just too worldly.”

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Racist Christianity

Jarrid Wilson  —  August 1, 2013 — 14 Comments

This post is something I’ve been wanting to write for quite a while. And although I might have exaggerated the post title a bit, I think it will all make sense in the end.

It hurts my heart to see the division of The Church Body, and I want to shed some light on a topic that I feel is purposely put to the wayside and out of discussion.
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Why Are Young People Leaving The Church? – Jarrid Wilson

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Living With Purpose

Jarrid Wilson  —  February 7, 2013 — 7 Comments

It’s really easy to get caught up in the worlds laser focus of money-making, getting popular, and the strive for successful living. But what if I told you God could care less about those things? In fact, what if I told you that God isn’t focused on your “worldly success” at all, that is unless it is being used for the glorification of Jesus.

What a relief….

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- Jarrid Wilson

Gay Straight Or Purple

Jarrid Wilson  —  January 11, 2013 — 46 Comments

This post might single-handedly be the most controversial post I will ever write. Why? Because our culture and much of “The Church” likes to put a greater emphasis on certain topics than others. – This is one of them.

A Few Things Before I Start:

1. I have dear friends who are gay.

2. I have multiple family members who are gay.

With those things being stated beforehand, I need everyone to realize that I don’t “hate” or “despise” anyone who claims to be gay, or of any other sexual orientation different from mine.

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