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Consider His Suffering

He was despised and rejected by men;
a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief;
and as one from whom men hide their faces
he was despised, and we esteemed him not. 160 more words

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the modern nomad

The past few weeks have taught me a little more about stories. I am speaking not only of stories borne of imagination and captured in written word, but also of those that are lived out; those that intersect and intertwine over time. 341 more words

Adventure

Consider His Rejection

Who has believed what he has heard from us?
– Isaiah 53:1a

The gospel goes out, but few believe. The good news is preached, but few respond. 230 more words

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April 15: A True Friend

A True Friend- author unknown

Horror gripped the heart of the soldier as he saw his lifelong friend fall in battle. Caught in a trench with continuous gunfire whizzing over his head, the soldier asked his lieutenant if he might go out into the “no man’s land” between the trenches to bring his fallen comrade back. 729 more words

Christian Growth

The God of Insignificance, Part Four

I know the confounding questions that troop through my head like disoriented soldiers when I consider the truth concerning those whom God chooses. How in the world would God’s blueprint for preferring the lowly and mundane ever work? 682 more words

The God Of Insignificance

Consider His Unimpressiveness

For he grew up before him like a young plant,
and like a root out of dry ground;
he had no form or majesty that we should look at him, 228 more words

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Palm Sunday Proves Our Expectations are Not Always the Right Ones

Palm Sunday weekend, and tomorrow we remember the entrance of Jesus into Jersualem to the cheering crowds of people waving palm branches and welcoming Him as King. 222 more words

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