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Thursdays With Oswald—Get Rid Of Jargon!

This is a weekly series with things I’m reading and pondering from Oswald Chambers. You can read the original seed thought here, or type “Thursdays With Oswald” in the search box to read more entries. 515 more words

The Reason for Your Life Story

“I’ll pray a hedge of protection around you because I’m pretty sure you’re on a slippery slope. I might go as far as loving on you through this season. 634 more words

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The One Christian Cliché I've Tossed for Good

Thees and Thous.

Hedge of protection.

Traveling mercies.

Let go and let God.

So many odd phrases pepper our western Christian culture. Some are rooted in Bible and some have been twisted over time. 629 more words

Walking With God

But Officer, It's the "Spirit" of the Law

Jesus Christ is the spirit of the Law; the letter of the Law is Satan.

Thirty years ago while visiting my brother in cambridge, Mass., I met the man next door, a socio/anthro/econo/lingo-ologist at MIT, working on a grant, searching for a common thread that ties all of life together—everything from the cosmos to world events to sugar ants. 1,365 more words


Jesus: Noun v Verb

I have this habit of searching for negative reviews of things on the internet. Don’t ask why. It is a habit I am trying to break. 1,242 more words

Keep Calm And Read On

Finding Satisfaction

So. I’m supposed to be cleaning my house and doing some studying today, but I was really hit with the Word, and I wanted to write it down for future reference… so I thought I might as well blog it, since I haven’t done it in a while… 1,009 more words