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Moral knowledge and public education

Dallas Willard on morality, knowledge, and higher education:

So in fact higher education and the elite professional groups continue to pressure and teach on moral matters—good, bad, right, wrong—and if you don’t believe it just get crossways of what is advocated in morality by them and you will be subjected to full blown moral opprobrium. 

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Gospel

Obstacles We Face

By Cam Roxburgh

I love being a local church pastor… most days. God has given me front row seats to watch some amazing stories unfold in the lives of His people. 868 more words

Missional

The soul is meant for blessing

We, as believers, need more lessons on “how to” bless others. Jesus honestly meant it. We are really supposed to bless others… not curse.  68 more words

Discipleship/Spiritual Formation

Marriage Moment Week (+)

Recently a friend gave a social media challenge to show seven different images of our relationship over a week. As I’m posting the last image, I realized I have a lot to say, so I’m moving my final post to here. 652 more words

Hearing God: Developing a Conversational Relationship with God, by Dallas Willard

This was my first reading of this book; the first of what will probably wind up being at least three. I essentially just read through, not underlining or taking any notes, just to get a first impression. 156 more words

Books

God Will Not Run Over Us

Monday marks the beginning of a work week.  Sometimes it becomes an overwhelming day that becomes stacked with little negotiating room. What is a priority?  How do you assimilate your day?   237 more words

Seeking God's Kingdom and Organic Decision Making

Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa, Gregory of Nazianzus, Augustine, Calvin all have similar stories of becoming ministers. They all desired a contemplative and devotional life. 402 more words

Spiritual Formation