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Regenerate or UN?: A Look at Romans 7-8

18 For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh. For I have the desire to do what is right, but not the ability to carry it out. 2,033 more words


Good Bible Study Girl Relapse Syndrome - are YOU at risk?!

Do you have Good Bible Study Girl Relapse Syndrome (GBSGRS)? If you answer “yes” to any of the questions below, you may be at serious risk for this maddening disease: 616 more words

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The Duck Syndrome

Romans 7

I would say this first semester of my junior year at USC has been one in which I’ve been living out my faith through what is known as “The Duck Syndrome.” Picture a happy-go-lucky duck that peacefully glides on the pond’s surface, yet underneath the water, its feet are paddling as fast and as hard as they can in order to keep the duck afloat. 281 more words


Target Practice

I spent some time recently with my family doing target practice. We were shooting at the target from about 30 yards away with a 9 mm. 523 more words

Wickedness and the Flesh (Part 8)

Psalm 10:14–15

“But you do see, for you note mischief and vexation, that you may take it into your hands; to you the helpless commits himself; you have been the helper of the fatherless.

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Do the Actions of Christians Determine the Truth of Christ?

There is a well-known quote attributed to Mahatma Gandhi that believers and non-believers alike often use as a crutch. 836 more words


Recent Reading: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, by Robert Louis Stevenson

I have been on a drought in my book choices lately, but the last two have been home runs. My daughter and I decided to read this book together, mostly owing to two things: 1) she had recently memorized a poem by Stevenson and 2) I have wanted to read it for quite some time. 726 more words