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December 1, 2016

Genesis 3:4-5 “You will not surely die,” the serpent said to the woman. “For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.” 543 more words


October 16, 2016

Luke 6:36 “Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.”

In a sense this sums up the preceding 9 verses, and it brings to mind another slightly more famous command to be like God: “Be Holy, because I, the Lord your God, am holy.” (Leviticus 18:2) It is mind-boggling that we are called, commanded, to be like God. 419 more words


Living Beyond Offense

I am a naturally offended person. It’s my defense machinism against being rejected and ultimately hurt. I have held offenses like a bride clutches her bouquet, each thorny rose drawing the blood of remembrance. 892 more words


Overworked, Overstressed, And Underblessed: Being Like God Is Knowing When To Stop

Hey, are you feeling like you’re at your end?  Sometimes, is it all too much?  I know I feel it; overworked, overstressed and definitely underblessed.  See, I hear you wigging out already.  857 more words