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Holy Spirit - Calls Leaders to Discernment

Being chosen by God to lead His people is an awesome privilege and responsibility.

Leadership is blessed with opportunities and fraught with dangers.

We must be constantly vigilant. 227 more words

Christian Living

Is the Theotokos "more honorable than the cherubim, more glorious beyond compare than the seraphim"?

A friend, exploring the Faith, particularly in relation to the Theotokos, presented some concerns about her role and work as viewed, expressed, and experienced by the Church. 3,310 more words

Biblical Theology

Vincentian Martyrs - Francois, Gruyer, and Rogue

On September 2 the Vincentian Family commemorates three Vincentian Martyrs of the French Revolution: Louise Joseph Francois, John Henry Gruyer,and Peter Rene Rogue.

Louis Joseph Francois was born February 3, 1751 and ordained in 1773. 121 more words

Church History

Know the Creeds, Councils and Heretics by Justin Holcomb

Justin Holcomb has done the Church a favor in publishing two books: Know the Heretics and Know the Creeds and Councils.  Both can serve as great introductions to the history of Christian theology, including both what Christians believe and why they believe it.   509 more words

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Holy Spirit - Do not lie to the Holy Spirit!

1 But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession.
2 And he kept back part of the proceeds, his wife also being aware of it, and brought a certain part and laid it at the apostles’ feet. 213 more words

Christian Living

I Believe...

This post is based on a something John Dehlin did on what he still believes in the church. I’ll use it as a guide. If I agreed completely and couldn’t say it any better, I left it in his words, in italics. 2,464 more words

Welcome To A Reformed Church by Daniel Hyde - eBook Editions Free During September

Reformation Trust and Ligonier are making the ebook edition of Daniel Hyde’s Welcome to a Reformed Church: A Guide for Pilgrims for free during August. 113 more words