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Will you be known for your love?

http://bible.com/114/jhn.13.34-35.NKJV When I think about what has happened in the media since same-sex marriage was “made legal” it makes me sad. I am not saying that Christians shouldn’t have an opinion about the decision. I am saying that it is … Continue reading

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What is in Your Hand?

The truth in love hurts but hopefully it heals, too. I reread the parable of the Talents (Matthew 25:14-30) recently and realized that the Master meant to call the servant lazy. Jesus taught the disciples about a a master who … Continue reading

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Do You Need to Change Your Direction?

Sometimes when God gives us instructions we think that we know what should logically be the next step but God is in control. Earlier this year I was obedient in resigning from my job to follow what I thought was … Continue reading

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Why Are You Waiting?

There was a man who went to a restaurant with his friends after work. He and his friends asked for water for the table and then each ordered their individual drinks. The man asked for his beverage to come out … Continue reading

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Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean That You Should

2 Samuel 12:7-8 Then Nathan said to David, “You are the man! Thus says the Lord God of Israel: ‘I anointed you king over Israel, and I delivered you from the hand of Saul. I gave you your master’s house and your master’s wives … Continue reading

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Think About It: Taking A Stand for Religious Freedom – Hobby Lobby

The Supreme Court decided seemingly one of the largest religious freedom cases since prayer was taken out of schools. Contrary to the belief of those who disagree with the historical decision it was about a belief system that is always … Continue reading

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Think About It: Burnout Happens in Ministry, Too

Burnout is a special topic to me because I experienced it early in my work history. I had signs and symptoms for months but ignored them because I thought that I just needed to refocus. I just needed to reorganize … Continue reading

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Think About It – Why People Should Leave Mega Church Pastors Alone

I follow a few so-called mega churches and their pastors. Usually if the pastor posts something there are always a few people on their timeline who are speaking against their ministries due to the size. I find it quite comical … Continue reading

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Think About It: Having a Baby is Personal

When couples get married, it’s natural for families to begin to ask about their plans to have a child. Everyone seems to be in the business of the couple who has just begun their future together. God forbid they have … Continue reading

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Refocus Your Thinking

Colossians 3:2 Set your mind on things above, not on things on the earth. When you are in the midst of challenges it’s tough to stay focused on spiritual things or to remember God’s promises for you. It seems that … Continue reading

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