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What Youth Retreats Teach Leaders

Last summer I had the opportunity to go on a retreat with my church’s junior high youth group. It was my seventh time serving at this retreat as a leader and I always come away from it rested and rejuvenated (spiritually, at least). 804 more words


What on earth is going on?

Jesus took the twelve aside and told them, “We are going up to Jerusalem, and everything that is written by the prophets about the Son of Man will be fulfilled.

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Quinquagesima, 2017

Quinquagesima, 2017
Rev. Benjamin Tyler Holt
Luke 18:31-43

All of Luke chapter eighteen is a discussion of faith. (It will be helpful for you to follow along in your Bible as we go.) 1,684 more words


What a Blind Man Wants

Which is better, do you think: to be the only blind person in a crowd of those who all see? Or the only One who can see in the crowd of those blind all their lives, never able to look past this very moment to the next which must follow? 53 more words


Dear Downcast Eyes

Dear Downcast Eyes,

I see you in church. You stand there going through the motions, mouthing the words to the songs. I know how you feel. 451 more words

My Confession

​Sunday service was about Luke 18, the Pharisee and the Tax Collector. For the first time in my life, God revealed my heart to me – I am a Pharisee. 201 more words