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What If…

  What if all the newest movies were heretical accounts of Biblical stories? What if churches weren’t allowed to meet in any schools at all? What if every pastor of a large church committed “moral failure“? What if it were

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A Beacon of Joy

Yesterday, a friend of mine passed away to be with the Lord. She was a godly woman, wife, and mother. She was also younger than I am. I’m not the right person to write about Holly, yet I’m compelled to

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Happy Father’s Day 2013

When I was young, I was certain that I was going to grow up and become a medical doctor. I had a specific mission: to heal my dad’s arm. See, he contracted Polio when he was 7 years old. A

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creation, fall, redemption, restoration

I awoke this morning to terrible news: first, an acquaintance of mine who has been fighting Lyme’s Disease passed on. Secondly, Daisy Merrick, who I never met but prayed for regularly, lost her battle with cancer. Death is a monster.

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Practical Discipleship: A Community Book Project

A few days ago on Twitter, a friend of mine was lamenting how so many (read: all) of the discipleship / church planting books on the market are not practical. ¬†They are theoretical and theological, which aren’t bad attributes, but

Posted in Meaning, Thoughtful Thursday