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Spiritually High to Seriously Embarrassed: Spiritual Autobiography 9

From Giant to Dwarf

They say life is the school of hard knocks. If that’s true, church life in a wealthy, comfortable nation is the school of disillusionment—at least, when you’re a young, idealistic guy who thinks getting doctrine just right will yield the perfect local church—or that the perfect local church will stay perfect once you get there with all your sin and imperfection. 1,811 more words

Sanctification

What Rome and Mainline Protestants Have in Common

Fear of being small and on the margins.

The most poignant part of Ross Douthat’s new book on Pope Francis and the crisis over remarriage and divorce is the admission that to be large and influential, Roman Catholicism cannot demand too much from its adherents. 397 more words

Roman Catholicism

What did Jesus Mean When He said, 'I Am the Way and the Truth and the Life' (John 14:6)?

“I am the way and the truth and the life” is one of the seven “I Am” statements of Jesus. On the last night before His betrayal and death, Jesus was preparing His disciples for the days ahead. 1,014 more words

Truth And The Word Of God

Everything Jesus Said or Did during His Earthly Ministry: Part 17

Matthew 5:13-16 (AMPC)

13 You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste (its strength, its quality), how can its saltness be restored? 437 more words

God's Police Force

For as long as I’ve been in ministry type work (35 years now) I have always come across people who in some way think they are in charge, or at least know better than the one they are advising, about what is best for another’s walk in the Lord. 843 more words

Christian Informed Values.

Not Our Strength

I am so very, very
Weak.
You say You are
Strong
When I’m at my
Weakest.
I need Your
Strength –
None of my own. 391 more words

Learning To Walk

Own what God has given you so that you can function as a Christian

Hi, it’s nice to visit with you. 🤠

I have a friend who had a saying that’s both very true and very efficient in communicating what you need to do so that you can function as a Christian. 295 more words

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