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Heart trouble

At the beginning of Jeremiah’s ministry, the city of Jerusalem was active in its worship of the LORD. After king Josiah made a covenant “to walk after the LORD, and to keep his commandments,” a Passover celebration took place that included every citizen of Jerusalem (2 Chronicles 34:31; 35:18). 379 more words

God's People

Repentance; August 15, 2017

2 Chronicles 12:12 Because Rehoboam humbled himself, the Lord’s anger turned from him, and he was not totally destroyed. Indeed, there was some good in Judah. 415 more words


A Stitch of Literature

Ever read through a story in Scripture and go, “Wait, what? That doesn’t sound right.”  Well, you may often do that in Judges.  If you consider what it took to write this book, the task would seem impossible. 831 more words

Biblical Interpretation

When your kids disappoint you

When our daughter recently turned thirteen we wanted to celebrate her and show her how precious she is. Her dad bought her a special dress for the occasion and 795 more words

Empowering Kids

Parenting is not always a joy

Sometimes parenting just sucks ass. It does. No need to kid ourselves. Sometimes my kids suck. Sometimes I suck as a parent. I strive to be a great parent all of the time. 614 more words


August 15, 2017 - Mistake or Magnificat? Luke 1:46-55

And Mary (Jesus’ mother) said,

“My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant. 705 more words

Christian Living

LEADERS KNOW: Discipline

When you hear the word “discipline” what comes to mind?

One of the first things I think of is a consequence. I wasn’t the most obedient of children (understatement of the year!), so I was well acquainted with discipline, the consequence for my actions. 414 more words