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Thomas Fortson

Christian Life

Resting in Weakness

Focusing has always been tough for me, and sometimes I feel inadequate and like an outsider amongst the other workers and bloggers. This temptation to delve into self-focus has been a feature of my life for many years now.…

Christian Life

Further Along the Journey

This blog is read by people on all different stages of their journey with Jesus. I think the attached song will minister to some people as it is about being in between two places and not really feeling at…

The Eternal Purpose

Two Sons, Two Misunderstandings

If you’re not familiar with the parable of the prodigal son, read it in Luke 15:11-32. It's a great parable, but naming it "The Story of the Prodigal Son" is a bad name for it. Perhaps a more accurate…

Church Life, The Church

On Body Life

I had a recent conversation about the diversity and acceptance of people in our small house church. In it, no one is perfect and no one is put on a pedestal. We all have strengths and weaknesses. Having a…

3rdRace.org Life

2016 Personal Updates: Thomas

Circumstantially, I’m still in Nashville and am involved with a local organic church here. It is likely that myself and a few others will spend some time in Philadelphia sometime in 2017 helping a group that has invited…