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John Calvin: Forged in His Spirit

May 18

“The Spirit Does Not Contradict the Gospel… But in promising it, of what sort did he declare his Spirit would be? One that would speak not from himself but would suggest to and instill into their minds what he had handed on through the Word .

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Saved To... Judge?

May 17

Judging others makes us blind, whereas love is illuminating. By judging others we blind ourselves to our own evil and to the grace which others are just as entitled to as we are.

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A.W. Tozer: Play On, Good Psalmist, Play On!

May 16

I fear that for the most part, people are worshipping worship rather than worshipping God and communing with Him – A.W. Tozer

I have to ask myself each Sunday morning before I step onto that stage, “Who are you playing for… Today?” That seems like a stupid question but I think God’s Spirit is the one expecting an honest answer and I know… I won’t be able to slide anything but the honest truth past Him.

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Stephen King: The Monster Within

May 15

“There’s a monster inside of everyone. And sometimes… the monster wins.” ~ Stephen King

We cannot deny nor ignore that there are monsters within us.

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Commencement Speeches -- Crafty Impact

The end of May is full of the smells of honeysuckle and hints of smoke from the brave few that are unable to hold back from firing up their BBQs before the “official” summer hits. 781 more words

Advice For Writers

Allure of the autobiography

The quest for knowledge is an unending intoxication for me, and when I meet a kindred soul reflective of the same, from another time or my own, another age or the contemporary one- I feel as though a real encounter has occurred; which leaves me excited, filled with a new purpose about my own quest and once again affirms to me that even if I belong to a small, insignificant minority that does not derive its pleasures from things the majority does, it is still a worthwhile one and worthy of continuation. 740 more words

Being Simpler