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Exclusion or Embrace?

How does God’s love abide in anyone who has the world’s goods and sees a brother or sister in need and yet refuses help? Little children, let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action. – … Continue reading

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Christians R Us

“When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put childish ways behind me.”  I Corinthians 13:11 (NIV) A parent can expect their … Continue reading

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Spiritual Formation

 I went down to the potter’s house, and, behold, he wrought a work on the wheel.  Jeremiah 18:3 Dad, I am concerned about my spiritual formation. The desire is there, the plan and execution is lacking. What would you suggest … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Give Thanks

Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, and into His courts with praise.  Be thankful to Him, and bless His name. Psalm 100:4   (NKJV) And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, returned, and with a loud voice … Continue reading

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Stop Bringing The World Into The Church

But we will give ourselves continually to prayer and to the ministry of the word.  Acts 6:4 As I was learning how to navigate the professional Christian life, I remember that the older generation, the very conservative branch on the … Continue reading

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Every Pastor Needs a Pastor

Christian leaders are in trouble. And when the leaders are in trouble the Church is in trouble. Our culture, both inside and outside the church is grinding down Christian leaders. According to Thabiti Anyabwile one of the pastors of Anacostia … Continue reading

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