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About Along The Way with Gary Curtis

Gary Curtis served for 27 years, as part of the pastoral staff of The Church on The Way, the First Foursquare Church of Van Nuys, California. In October 2015, Gary retired from leadership of the church’s not-for-profit media outreach, Life On The Way Communications, Inc. He continues to blog at worshipontheway.wordpress.com. Gary and his wife, Alisa, live in southern California. They have two married daughters and five grandchildren.

Presidential Profanity

President Trump was in Huntsville, Alabama last Friday to speak at a rally for Luther Strange. He is the GOP establishment-backed choice for the Alabama special election to fill the seat vacated by Jeff Sessions when he became the U.S. … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for the “Rapture” on Saturday?

Yesterday, I was in the lobby of a public building, which had a large-screen TV on the wall,  providing general interest and serving as background noise. All of a sudden I caught a “talking head” say that some Christians are … Continue reading

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Repugnant Religious Testing for Public Office?

Were you as shocked as I was to recently watch Democratic Senators on the Judiciary Committee question judicial nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s religion, as a modern litmus test for their approval or rejection? Not all “dogma” is religious, and their … Continue reading

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In Remembrance…

This morning I attended a public, community meeting in the complex where I live. I was pleased that after the reciting of the pledge of allegiance to the flag of our “…one nation, under God,…” we were asked to remain … Continue reading

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Should “Dreamers” Keep on Dreaming?

President Trump’s Department of Justice announced this past week that it will take steps, over the next six months, to “rescind” the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which temporarily protected immigrants who were brought to the United … Continue reading

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Are Natural Disasters Really “Acts of God”?

Insurance policies frequently have specific disclaimers for “acts of God,” like tornados and hurricanes.  Is that really the case? Are these natural disasters part of the wrath of a vengeful god? As Hurricane Harvey continues to dump millions of gallons … Continue reading

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Eclipse of the Son?

Monday, August 21, Americans can uniquely experience the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse over our nation in nearly 100 years, since 1918. Crossing over 14 states, this astrological phenomenon will be the first total solar eclipse viewed in the U.S. … Continue reading

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