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Sermon Clip: How Christians Should Respond to Ferguson

Sermon Clip: How Christians Should Respond to Ferguson

In this clip from this weeks sermon, Greg Boyd comments on how Christians should respond to the events in Ferguson St. Louis and how that response should always be in love and to help heal both sides.

The full sermon is here: http://whchurch.org/sermons-media/sermon/heart-smart-qa

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Greg Boyd received his Ph. D. from Princeton Theological Seminary (1988), his M.Div. from Yale Divinity School (1982) and his B.A. from the University of Minnesota (1979). He was a professor of theology for 16 years at Bethel University (St. Paul, MN) where he received the Teaching Excellence Award and Campus Leadership Award. He is…

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Confessions of a Christian Nation: Native American/First Nations Oppression

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Why a “Christocentric” View of God is Inadequate: God’s Self-Portrait, Part 5

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