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More Thoughts on "The Gate of Easy"

Last Sunday’s message was called, “The Gate of Easy”. In Matthew 7:12-14, Jesus teaches His people how to love others like God loves others. God is a good and perfect giver ( 459 more words

Spiritual Formation

Forming Faith the Methodist Way... At Camp!

I don’t always do a great job cross-linking to other things I’ve written. Recently, I sat down and wrote four reflections for a three-part series on some of the ways Camp and Retreat Ministries continue our Methodist heritage of faith formation. 272 more words

Church

Seven Things Every Anglican Priest Should Know From Day One

via Fr Duane Arnold:

1. The History and Theology of the Prayer Book
2. The rhythms and cycles of the Christian Year as expressed in the calendar and lectionary of the Prayer Book.

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Church-Planting

How to Guard Your Tongue

How many of you, like me, have ever prayed this?:

“Set a guard over my mouth,¬†Lord;

keep watch over the door of my lips.” ¬† 574 more words

Relationships

An Invitation to Doubt

The peak of my conservative, evangelical education included several weeks at a Christian apologetics summer camp while in high school and later as a freshman in college. 888 more words

On Transformation

Because the concept of transformation is something that is near and dear to the heart of God, it is something that is important to me as well for personal reasons as well as helping others desiring spiritual growth and transformation in their life. 1,173 more words

Church Culture & Ministry

Parenting's Most Important Job

Parenting is hard work.

Whether you are a first time parent or a seasoned veteran (if there is such a thing), parenting is difficult. Every season of life presents new challenges. 928 more words