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Paradox of Strength

[The following is from a letter I wrote to a young person close to me.]

Dear Friend,

I am excited that we will minister together for the Gospel. 572 more words

Repentance

The Truth.

“When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come.” (John 16:13) 297 more words

Christianity

It's good to be brought down

The process hurts. When pride is disciplined, the sting bites. But it’s good to be brought down. It’s good when our self-serving — even if carefully-crafted and vigilantly-guarded — … 704 more words

Christianity

True Confessions

I love to read all sorts of things. Theological tomes. Biographies.  Histories.  The Bible.  I love to read op-ed pieces in newspapers and long form journalism – an art form I am concerned is all too quickly disappearing – in newsmagazines. 850 more words

Jesus

El-Gibbor

I speak of EL-GIBBOR, the Mighty Warrior, the One clothed with strength just like an army general,
Armed with more power than the entire cast of tough guys in that film, what do they call it? 474 more words

God

After the free-fall

I heard this quote yesterday that God doesn’t promise a safe journey but he does promise a safe arrival.

I can witness to this completely. And how true it is in scripture. 880 more words

Building the House of God on the Rock

I can still hear our little voices singing now, some sixty years later. “The rains came down and the floods came up. The rains came down and the floods came up. 822 more words

Repentance