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Two people in a pew, which one are you?

“There we saw the giants… and we were like grasshoppers in our own sight.”  (Numbers 13:33)

The book of Numbers records the death of an entire generation. 266 more words


Spiritual Discernment

I have a running joke with my students at school about the difference between being book smart and having common sense.  Actually, it’s not much of a joke as it is quite true.  504 more words


“I Just Don’t Feel Right about It”

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Scripture reading: Genesis 2:18-23

Let us talk today about being an example to the flock of God. You know, my wife and I have been married for over thirty years and we have never had a quarrel. 802 more words

Christian Walk

The Understanding of Discernment

Discernment is a very powerful tool in Christianity; and understanding discernment is vital for every Christian believer. It is important for the Christian believer to discern using the Word of God; for it is very possible for one to discern using ones own sense of discernment – which many will refer to as a good feeling. 1,220 more words

The content of our theology matters greatly

John tells us (1 John 4:1), “do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God.” Paul said something like that, too. 444 more words


The real test of spiritual vitality

Many of us can remember moments that can only be described as mountain top experiences. In comparison, ordinary life seems so mundane, and we wish we knew how to manufacture whatever it is that would make us feel that way again. 111 more words

Spiritual Insight

The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis

From the book, The Screwtape Letters:  “A masterpiece of satire, this classic has entertained and enlightened readers the world over with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to “Our Father Below.”  At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C.S. 98 more words