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The Plot of Becoming

In describing Richard Linklater’s film, Boyhood, Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornaday wrote, “Richard Linklater takes us to the mountaintop.  It isn’t just a masterpiece.  It’s a miracle.” 736 more words

Spiritual Formation

Blogging With Saint Peter: Jesus is returning to set things right.

2 Peter 3

One of the claims of false teachers often concerns the return of Christ. Either they deny it altogether in order to foster immorality, greed and ungodliness or claim they know how and when it will happen, thereby exalting their own status and pride. 299 more words

Bible

Blogging with Saint Peter: Do not tolerate false teachers.

2 Peter 2

Peter warns that false teachers have arisen and will continue to arise from within the people of God. In Old Testament times they sought to lead God’s people away from the revelations of God’s chosen leaders and true prophets. 291 more words

Bible

Blogging With Saint Peter: Do not tolerate false teachers.

2 Peter 2

Peter warns that false teachers have arisen and will continue to arise from within the people of God. In Old Testament times they sought to lead God’s people away from the revelations of God’s chosen leaders and true prophets. 293 more words

Christianity

Blogging With Saint Peter: Study the word of God.

2 Peter 1

Peter knows that the time of his death is approaching. Therefore he desires to impart some final words of exhortation and teaching so that those believers he leaves behind will continue to grow in Christ and hold fast to the truth of the gospel. 288 more words

Christianity

Blogging With Saint Peter: Elders are to be humble servants.

1 Peter 5

Since godly behavior begins with the household of faith, those in authority should be the ones who manifest and model it. The most important item on Peter’s list is humility. 234 more words

Christianity