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A Hymn for Harmony

My regular study and research always leaves me with nuggets I don’t use in my messages for various reasons. But this one article from Logos on the simple phrase “form of God” (Phil. 849 more words


Praying "At" Your Husband?

If you have been married any length of time, you have probably heard a sermon, read a blog post, or purchased a book encouraging you to pray for your husband.   800 more words

Wisdom For Wives

Philippians 2 and John 1

On Sunday 5 October I was up north speaking at Christ Church Manchester at their city services. This was the third time I’ve visited, and it’s always a lot of fun. 48 more words


When God Checks His Twitter Feed: A Call for Unity and Civility Among Disagreeing Christians

Last week, I typed a response to a person I follow on Twitter. I left it on my phone for about an hour, thinking about whether or not to send it, and thought better of it. 888 more words


discipleship = making sure God gets in the way of life

Be strong, be courageous, and keep the charge of the Lord your God, walking in his ways and keeping his statutes, his commandments, his ordinances, and his testimonies, as it is written in the law of Moses, so that you may prosper in all that you do and wherever you turn.

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The Life-Charged Life

"The Penitent Will Pass:” Indiana Jones, Humility, Repentance, and Forgiveness

Last Sunday’s sermon on Matthew 21:23-32, preached at Community Lutheran Church in Sterling, VA.

I love movies. My brothers and I used to have contests to see who could “name that movie quote.” We’d do accents and imitations, too.   1,762 more words

October 2 Mirror, Mirror

“Therefore if there is any consolation in Christ,  if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and mercy, fulfill my joy by being like-minded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind. 

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