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How to Live with God: Fall in Love (Pt. 2)

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series How to Live with God

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series How to Live with God   What does it mean to live a life with God? To pursue discipleship? To grow as a Christian? This series explores the most basic answer I can provide to this question. At its most fundamental, having a spiritual life, […]

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Idle: Be Still (Ps. 46) Chris Altrock – March 13, 2016

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Idle

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Idle No Health and Wealth Kate Bowler is a professor at Duke Divinity School. She studies something called “the prosperity gospel movement.” That’s the movement so popular in America and elsewhere that says “God wants you to succeed,” and “If you have enough faith, you’ll […]

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7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence: #1 God Shows Up When We Shut Up

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence Silence was the dominant experience during my month-long practice of the Spiritual Exercises. Six to eight hours of silence a day for thirty days. Why? Silence, it turns out, is good for us. Even secular sources […]

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7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence: A Strange and Bizarre Journey

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence “Not more of this! Give it a rest!” “I don’t mean to insult your hobby, Mr. Altrock. But that is pretty strange behavior.” “Stories that delve into the bizarre visions of the overly religious make me […]

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