Month: June 2018

Christian LifeLife in Our World

Authority to Go

Something like the Great Commission is easy to keep in conversation. Yet this mission is to result in action that goes far beyond discussion. In other words, it’s easy to talk-the-talk, but a lot harder to walk-the-walk. Far too often our theology is equipping us, but not moving us. We can be like a soldier…

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Life in the Word

How to Read Psalm 119

It’s the longest Psalm in the Psalter. It’s the longest “chapter” in the Bible. And at first, wading through all 176 verses can seem like a very daunting task! There are 22 stanzas total, each stanza having been carefully composed by the author to correspond with the 22 letters in the Hebrew alphabet. The first…

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Christian LifeLife in the Word

We Are More Than Conquerors

“Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him that loved us.” (Romans 8:37) Romans 8:37 is a wonderful verse – full of hope and encouragement. It is the kind of verse that we love to read, memorize, and quote to people when they are going through hard times. The only problem…

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Responding to God’s Word

It’s too easy to think of life in today’s world as so far removed from biblical times that those words, written so long ago, may not have much relevance for today. As it turns out, nothing could be further from the truth. Although we tend to think of New Testament Christians as living in a…

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