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The “Religious Condition Of The People”

Neal Pollard After describing the “religion of the heart, not of the head,” scripture-less sermons of his contemporaries, a certain writer then focused on the consequent religious condition of the people.  He wrote, The religious condition of the people very … Continue reading

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“I Don’t Consider Myself Unfaithful”

Neal Pollard An intelligent, independent young American man in his mid-20s showed up at the Siem Reap church building for mid-week services.  He not only grew up in the church, but he even attended a “Christian” high school and one … Continue reading

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This World Is Not My Home: Some Reminders

Neal Pollard “My team” got crushed last night in embarrassing fashion. Today, life continues. A talented actor succumbed to his cruel coping mechanism and craving and is found dead in his apartment. Heroin is not the answer. Unrest and fighting … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Legacy

Neal Pollard It is a blessing to be in a family of preachers.  Though the men in my personal heritage have not necessarily been well-known to our entire brotherhood, their faithfulness and steadiness has proven exemplary to me.    Three … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Tribute

Neal Pollard Kathy and I attended the funeral of Mildred (Millie) King, Larry’s mom and relative to several Bear Valley members, this morning at the Loveland church of Christ.  Ron Lauterbach, the local preacher there, delivered a fine tribute to … Continue reading

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A PLEA TO THE OLDER AND YOUNGER GENERATIONS

Neal Pollard I am at a unique crossroads at which I cannot hope to long remain.  Currently, I am young enough to exercise vigorously, play sports, appreciate indie music,  vaguely cope with technology and its changes, and not feel old.  … Continue reading

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Dale Pauls’ Reflections On Women’s Role

Neal Pollard An article written by Dale Pauls, minister for the Stamford, CT, Church of Christ, is rapidly making its way across the internet (www.gal328.org/good-news-naomi-walters-named-minister-in-residence-at-stamford-church-of-christ/).  I do not know brother Pauls and certainly harbor no personal animosity toward him.  However, … Continue reading

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CONVENIENT CONFESSION

Neal Pollard Lance Armstrong went on Oprah Winfrey to confess his doping, but he has refused to testify under oath about the cheating.  The World Anti-Doping Agency director, David Howman, said of the TV interview, “What he is doing is … Continue reading

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