Perfect Plan

“He sent from on high, he took me; he drew me out of many waters.” (Psalm 18:16) In an attempt to explain life, we toss inaccurate phrases randomly into our conversation. “God never gives us more than we can bear,” is one such repetitive fallacy. For many of us, life dumps situations that are completely […]

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Marching Orders

“You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should remain….” (John 15:16) We long to hear God’s voice, to understand what he wants us to be about, to figure out his will and his ways for our life. We complicate […]

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Tolls

“Present yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life, and your members to God as instruments for righteousness.” (Romans 6:13) They supposed that by conniving and deceit they could shove the carpenter into a corner, suffocate him with shavings of words, pin him with nail-­‐-­‐-­‐pointed questions. They were the religious […]

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