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Should I Make My Faith Public or Private? (Or, Is Jesus Contradicting Himself?)

Once, Jesus said this:

Let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven.

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How Important is the Holy Spirit to Christianity?

If Christianity doesn’t have the Holy Spirit, what does it lose?

John Stott answers in his inimitable way:

Without the Holy Spirit, Christian discipleship would be inconceivable, even impossible.

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The slow walk to spiritual maturity

Every morning I try to make my habit be a prayer. As quickly as possible when I’m awake I focus on either Psalm 23 or the Lord’s Prayer.  96 more words

Prayer

Cut Down To Size

“Nothing in history or the universe cuts us down to size like the cross.” -John Stott The Message of Galatians

Atonement. It's complicated...

In one sense the gospel is very simple.

Christ suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God (1 Pet. 3:18)

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Gospel

An offensive salvation

In an earlier post, I mentioned that there had been an attempt to link Evangelical Theology to the causes of violence and abuse. This stemmed from the allegations emerging about John Smyth but some commentators have linked this to the wider Public School system. 1,952 more words

The Doctrine Of Humanity

DayBreaks for 2/3/17 - Don't Blame the House

DayBreaks for 2/03/17: Don’t Blame the House

I sometimes wonder what is going on with our country and the world. It’s not a pretty sight, no matter where you look. 285 more words

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