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Biblical Truths That Can Bring Us Great Happiness (via Randy Alcorn)

Randy Alcorn writes about seven biblical truths that should “raise our expectations of happiness.”
Here’s the first:
1. God’s Immeasurable Love for Us
In Ephesians, Paul prays that the recipients of his letter may “have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God” (Ephesians 3:18-19). 71 more words

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What Does Your Tipping Say About Your Faith in Jesus?

By Randy Alcorn

As followers of Christ, we’re to be characterized by generosity, humility, and gratitude. That extends to how well we tip those who serve us at restaurants and other places. 77 more words

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Longing for Happiness | Focus on the Family

Best-selling author Randy Alcorn examines our deep longing for contentment, explaining how we can maintain joy in the midst of suffering and find everlasting happiness through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. 8 more words

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Joy And Laughter Should Be The Church’s Norm, Not The Exception (via Randy Alcorn)

Randy Alcorn wonders why Christians seem so unhappy, and offers thoughts on why this should not be so.
There seem to be a lot of outraged Christians around, and they seem to be outraged in mirror to the culture of outrage that permeates public discourse. 274 more words

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How Far is Too Far?

Randy Alcorn offers a simple answer to the often asked question, “How far is too far?” in a dating relationship.

God made sex drives. When those drives are stimulated, they move toward a climax.

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What We Lose When We Yawn at God

By Randy Alcorn

In The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, one of the children asks Mr. and Mrs. Beaver about Aslan the Lion, who is a figure of Christ: 164 more words

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