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Coming Back

I believe that every person has a specific sin that they struggle with more than any other. For some that sin takes the form of sexual actions and thoughts outside the bonds of marriage and for others it is the sin of pride and hypocrisy. 878 more words

Son of God — Ichthus, Part 4

Υ (“U”), the fourth letter in Ichthus, stands for the word that means “Son”. Why is it important that Jesus is the Son of God? Wouldn’t his work have been just as effective if he were the Father’s twin brother, or second cousin — or something more esoteric, like the relationship of the Holy Spirit to the Father? 26 more words

Sermon

Drowning

Father

This is harder than I thought it would be. I realize that bitterness and resentment don’t just go away. A simple declaration and wishful thinking don’t suddenly make things better. 343 more words

When we get knocked down

When we get knocked down we get up again.

Three out of my four sons are on the move or at least they are trying to be. 237 more words

Family

Standards, Goals and Objectives – Who or what should we compare ourselves to? - Part 5

Standards, Goals and Objectives – Who or what should we compare ourselves to? – Part 5

This world is filled with ideas and opinions on how to live our daily lives, what goals we should set for ourselves and how our ideal life should look. 247 more words

Blog

Standards, Goals and Objectives – Who or what should we compare ourselves to? - Part 4

Standards, Goals and Objectives – Who or what should we compare ourselves to? – Part 4

This world is filled with ideas and opinions on how to live our daily lives, what goals we should set for ourselves and how our ideal life should look. 260 more words

Blog

Stop Prettying Up the Pig Pen

The Parable of the Prodigal Son in Luke 15:11ff is one of the best loved parables spoken by our Lord. We remember that a man had two sons. 641 more words