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Bob Walters

Column: Planting the Seeds of Faith

Among the Bible’s more familiar parables of Jesus is the Parable of the Sower, shared in the Gospels of Matthew (13:1-23), Mark (4:1-20), and Luke (8:1-15). You probably know it. Jesus tells of the...

Bob Walters

Opinion: Economics and the faithful

“Economy” is the word theologians use for the actions and relationships within the Holy Trinity – the Father, Son and Spirit – and to describe the Trinity’s interaction with the fallen world. This economy...

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CRC: TIF fears are unfounded

By Adam Aasen For some time now, city officials and taxpayers have anxiously anticipated an update on the finances of the Carmel Redevelopment Commission to see if there will be enough money to pay...

Bob Walters

Opinion: Some people don’t get It

To me it is the most confounding of divine mysteries. I can make lists all day long about what blocks people from faith in Christ, but I cannot come up with one convincing answer...

Bob Walters

Column: Some things don’t change

Change is a desired and celebrated component of Christian life. “Things that don’t change are dead,” the saying goes.  A rich, consequential Christian life necessarily will be filled with change – new challenges, new...

Bob Walters

Column: About those unalienable rights

“…endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights …” – Thomas Jefferson, The Declaration of Independence, July 1776 “Rights” sure have been in the news a lot lately. “Rights” are steadfast and assumed. “Rights”...

Bob Walters

Column: Thinking like a Christian

The Bible tells us – plainly – that the New Covenant of Jesus Christ is founded in love, grace and faith. That’s the New Testament. That’s Christianity. We are to focus on God and...