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Book Review of Philip Yancey’s “Vanishing Grace”

This entry is part 27 of 27 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 27 of 27 in the series Book Reviews             “If the good news is true, why is no one pleased to hear it?”          This quote from a Walker Percy novel sums up the mystery explored in Philip Yancey’s latest, Vanishing Grace: Whatever Happened to the Good News?  […]

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How Can Jesus Be The Truth in a Culture of Many Truths?

  A few years ago I was reading through John’s Gospel with a man who did not follow Jesus. Our conversations were surprisingly positive as we walked through John’s account of Jesus. There’s a lot to like about Jesus. And my friend could clearly see that. But those sunny talks turned dark the day we […]

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The Reinvention of Prayer

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Reinvention of Highland

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Reinvention of Highland At a gathering of staff and elders of the Highland church recently, one of our elders gave an unexpected confession: “I sort of miss those hard times. We never prayed more as a leadership than we did back then.” “Those hard times” […]

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Why Christians Must Give Up the Fight

This entry is part 19 of 27 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 19 of 27 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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