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Disillusioned With the Chruch

I love my church but I guess this is not always the case.  I really appreciated the thoughts of Jason Helopoulos on this matter:

I would contend that many of our disillusions with the church are based upon a wrong ethic.

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Wonder

Giving up faith is giving up wonder.

-Allan Brouwer

Faith

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Bad to the bone.

What we’re talking about here is not just our tendency to lurch and stumble and screw up by accident, our passive role as agents of entropy.

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Facing The Wind

If a bird is flying for pleasure, it flies with the wind, but if it meets danger it turns and faces the wind, in order that it may rise higher.

Corrie ten Boom

Christian Life

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The need to confess

To confess your sins to God is not to tell God anything God doesn’t already know. Until you confess them, however, they are the abyss between you.

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Pass the Bread

We don’t live by bread alone, but we also don’t live long without it. To eat is to acknowledge our dependence — both on food and on each other.

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The value of being nothing.

We are to be nothing, and the less we are and the weaker we are, the better; for the less we have of self,  the more there is room for Christ… He asks nothing of you but that you will be nothing, and that He may be all in all to you.  ~ Charles Spurgeon

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