It's one game board, but two games. Checkers and Chess are not only played differently, but they illustrate for me the difference between how the world deals with conflict and how God would have us do so. Do you know the difference?
Hurt, Love, Wrath, Mad, Enemy, Egypt, Conflict, Revenge, Pray, Hate, Neighbor, Justice, Fight, Iraq, Confrontation, Championship, Eye For An Eye, Ur, Cassius Clay, Getting Even, Enemies, Missionaries, Checkers, Decimate, Tooth For A Tooth, Chessboard, Bulldozer, Washington State, Chess, Dodge Ball, Walk Away, Garrison Keillor, Checkerboard, Pound Of Flesh, Strike Out, Mesopotamia, Left Hook, Covington
Christian/Church Of Christ
God's blueprint for His church includes something that makes no sense. God builds His church with losers. The rejects of society. The people no one else wants. Why would He do it that way?
Death, Love, Mercy, Baptism, Esther, Camel, Holy Spirit, Basics, Resurrection, Pentecost, Rich, Team, Renewal, Repent, Repentance, Burial, Born Again, New Birth, Nicodemus, Tithing, Kindness, Contract, Sinner, Baptize, Rebirth, Tax Collector, Immersion, Powerful, Wealthy, Marvelous, Brown, Identify, Athens, New York, Popular, Fausset, Jamieson, Talmud, Prominent, Sinners, Heroes, Fasting, Pennant, Pharisee, Garrison Keillor, Washing, Losers, Mets, Expansion Team, World Series, Lovable Losers, Cleveland Spiders, Casey Stengel, Winners, Eye Of A Needle, Lake Wobegon, Above Average, Roy Gustafson, Carl Ketcherside, Greg Nance, Proselytes