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CRAVING FOR CONFUSION

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We crave for confusion

Why do I say so?

The white craves blackness

The black craves whiteness

And so we complain to the air… 143 more words

POETRY.

Idolatry, Covetousness, and the Gospel Solution

I recently completed a study in my Sunday School class on the 10 Commandments titled “Rules for the Rescued.” God rescued his people from the land of Egypt and gave them the commandments to distinguish them from the pagan nations of Canaan. 682 more words

Luke 12:15

And he said to them, “Take heed, and beware of all covetousness; for a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” – Luke 12:15 (RSV)

Daily Tidbits

B is for Borderline

B has dreams that go down deep into the seat of her personality
They’ve tainted all she knows as they’ve soured her reality
And she waits for something that will never happen… 65 more words

Poetry

Looking the Part

I really wanted that watch.

I mean really, really, really wanted that watch.

The supple leather band was just the right color. The face was just the right size for my skinny wrists, which are annoyingly hard to watch shop for. 598 more words

Devotional

What anxiety reveals about me and you

I realized during a busy period last week that my happiness was not based on Christ alone, but on ‘Christ Plus_____(fill in the blank)’ 540 more words

Prayer

The Enemy of Spiritual Pride - Charles Bridges

“Spiritual pride is ‘the sin of young Ministers’ – the enemy, with which incessant conflict must be maintained.  Like Melancthon, they do not quickly learn the strength of the ‘old Adam.’ The excitement of novelty gives a powerful energy to their work.   277 more words

Pride