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Falling From the Heights

Father Benson cautions: “Since every advance in spiritual life has its corresponding dangers—since every step that we rise nearer to God increases the depth of the gulf into which we may fall—a soul that has reached the stage of the Illuminative Way which we have called… 267 more words


Are you searching for more than an intellectual approach to your Christian faith?

Have you ever felt like all you know about the Bible and Scripture is absorbed into your head but not affecting your heart? I have been there. 29 more words


A search for faith: More than intellectual knowledge

Have you ever felt like you had a lot of Bible knowledge but God still felt distant, not filling your emptiness? I have. This is my journey… 9 more words


Thursdays With Oswald—Don’t Try To Persuade

This is a weekly series with things I’m reading and pondering from Oswald Chambers. You can read the original seed thought here, or type “Thursdays With Oswald” in the search box to read more entries. 192 more words

Politics in the Church

Last week I read correspondence from two esteemed church leaders about church politics and centralized power. Both are public, selectively quoted here with authors’ permission. 379 more words


Condition of Blessing!!!

Bring ye all of the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the Lord of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it. 194 more words


Sinner, Come Home

My heart was already full as John Piper began his message that would close the recent Together for the Gospel conference. I prayed that God would use his message to implant a passion within our hearts that would shape our lives and ministries for the length of our days. 262 more words