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Day 24 - The Beauty of Gentleness

The more I dive into our study of 2 Corinthians, the more excited I become to meet the Apostle Paul someday. My preconceived imagery of a strong, warrior-type leader is being transformed to see a softer side. 792 more words


Thoughts on Matthew 19-20

This is another entry in a series on my recent reflections on Matthew’s gospel account.


It’s sadly common for members of the religious “in crowd” to spend a majority of their time judging those who, unlike themselves, are truly ministering to others. 643 more words

Faith & Living

Thursdays with Murray [Humility, week 6]

Continuing with my posts from Andrew Murray‘s short book Humility, I turn to chapter six, “Humility in Daily Life.”

Time and again in this chapter Murray returns to the theme that any supposed humility we have before God will be proved true, or not, by the humility with which we relate to those around us. 485 more words

Books And Quotations

How to be a Worthless Servant (It's a Good thing)

All to Him I Owe

The New Testament frequently refers to believers as slaves or servants.  It gets a little confusing, because in our time and world, slaves and servants are very different things.  1,628 more words


Matthew 20:18-19 - FACING THE FUTURE

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Matthew 20:18-19 – FACING THE FUTURE

The nausea became too much and I found myself looking into a bowl for several times that day. 794 more words


Thursdays with Murray [Humility, week 5]

As I continue interacting with Andrew Murray’s writings over the next number of weeks, I am currently spending time first with his short book  453 more words


Thursdays With Oswald—Isaiah 42

This is a weekly series with things I’m reading and pondering from Oswald Chambers. You can read the original seed thought here, or type “Thursdays With Oswald” in the search box to read more entries. 353 more words