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Foundational Truths

My Sundays are usually pretty quiet ones. I have my quiet time in the morning, followed by one of the gatherings of my local body of believers (called “church” round these parts), and then I will listen to North Point Online (Andy Stanley’s teachings or one of the other pastors). 879 more words


Unqualified and inadequate

Maybe we started off the week on the wrong foot, the wrong page, the wrong side of bed. Whatever metaphor works for you. Maybe my timing was wrong. 979 more words

Daily Devotional

His kingdom of priests

I’d like to write the entire week on what God might be telling us by giving us this new name: my kingdom of priests, my royal priests, a holy nation of priests. 867 more words

Daily Devotional

Being God's Holy People

Imagine receiving a good, old-fashioned letter in the mail today. (Remember those?) You see the return address. It’s from your pastor.

Now what could this be about? 857 more words

Daily Devotional

A new purpose and mission for our lives

Do you know the feeling of standing on a diving board, looking down into the deep end of the pool and knowing that your swimming ability is … umm… alarmingly inadequate? 888 more words

Daily Devotional

Redemption Through Spilled Milk

The kids don’t have school today. While they eat breakfast, I’m sitting in the other room. I asked them not to interrupt me – to just give me 10 minutes I can spend with God. 531 more words


Be Who God Made You To Be

For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them 399 more words