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FAITH & DOUBT ARE NOT MUTUALLY EXCLUSIVE

Hello! I’m Brian Felushko.

Student • Teacher • writer • Skeptical Believer


May this be a safe place where we can both trust and doubt, discuss beliefs and ask difficult questions.


“The Bible is an ancient, diverse and ambiguous book leading us to wisdom rather than answers.”

PETER ENNS

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ORT & Me 1: Pandemic Ponderings
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