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Day 17 of 40 Following the Prayer Steps of Jesus

This entry is part 20 of 40 in the series 40 Days Following The Prayer Steps of Jesus

This entry is part 20 of 40 in the series 40 Days Following The Prayer Steps of JesusToday is the 17th day of Lent, a 40 day season of spiritual reflection, repentance, and renewal.  During these 40 days we’ll explore the prayer life of Jesus, walking chronologically through every mention of Jesus’ prayer life and prayers […]

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Learning to Pray His Way #7: Prayer and Pain

This entry is part 7 of 10 in the series Learning to Pray His Way

This entry is part 7 of 10 in the series Learning to Pray His WayDays of Darkness  Twenty-five days.  Two years.  Three countries.  Four states.  And darkness all around.              As I often do, I spent the beginning of a New Year reflecting on recent and not-so-recent events.  In the quiet moments of early-morning meditation, […]

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The Four Needed Things in Tough Times

Michael Hyatt writes regularly on leadership.  He recently posted four things people need in tough times: Acknowledgment. People need to know that we “get it.” They need to know that their work is not going unnoticed—that we see their commitment, hard work, and scant resources. We may be tempted not to acknowledge these facts because […]

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Surprised by Hope: #6

In Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church, N. T. Wright challenges us to rethink our notions of heaven and the implications of the doctrine of heaven for the entire Christian faith. In Chapter Six Wright lays out the biblical answer to “What is God’s purpose for creation?” in […]

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