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Why Christians Must Give Up the Fight

This entry is part 19 of 24 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 19 of 24 in the series Gospel   The church finds itself in a world still filled with many whose hearts are turned away from God. God has won our hearts. But there are still many who have not yet fallen for God. As a result, God has enlisted us to […]

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The Power Jesus Refused

This entry is part 17 of 24 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 17 of 24 in the series Gospel   The cross stands in stark contrast to the other forms of power which the devil tempted Jesus to use. As Jesus begins his public ministry, the devil tempts him in three ways (Matt. 4:1-11). Craig Bartholomew and Michael Goheen frame the temptations in […]

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7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence: #6 Indifference is Ideal

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence¬† During my sabbatical, I learned to care less. ¬†And in caring less, I grew to care more. Let me explain. My Spiritual Director introduced me to the Ignatian discipline of indifference. Ignatius believed that this discipline […]

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God’s Letters from Philippi #9

This entry is part 9 of 26 in the series Gods Letters From Philippi

This entry is part 9 of 26 in the series Gods Letters From Philippi   DAY NINE: Wednesday 29 For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake, 30 engaged in the same conflict that you saw I […]

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