Tag Archives: Religion and Spirituality

Bittersweet Brokenness: Lessons From the Hard Times.

2 Cor. 4:8-9  “We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed.” Well, well, it’s been a while. I’m afraid I had more or … Continue reading

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Farewell to Wimpy Christianity.

2Tim 1:7 For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.                                                                                       My walk with God has been a very interesting and frustrating adventure this year. I’ve offended quite a few people, … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Three Things I’ve Learned About Getting Things Done

     Have you ever had one of those moments that you got to see the fulfillment of something you had been working hard to accomplish? The sense of triumph in those moments is not to be found anywhere else. Those rare, precious … Continue reading

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Looking Like Jesus Takes More Than a Beard.

     About a week and a half ago I got to play Jesus in a little skit at a Vacation Bible School. Although it was very brief and only involved wearing a neat white robe and acting all Jesus-like in front … Continue reading

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The Costa Rica Trip: First Aid, Paintings, Big Yellow Flippers, and the Gospel.

     I figured I would interrupt my current series on manliness to bring you all an update pertaining to my Costa Rica trip. Let me just open by saying this: God is astounding. That is essentially all I have to … Continue reading

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The Righteous Man According to David.

Psalm 1:2, 3: “[The righteous man’s] delight is in the law of the Lord, and on His law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and … Continue reading

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Soli Deo Gloria.

Isa 48:11 For mine own sake, even for mine own sake, will I do it: for how should my name be polluted? And I will not give my glory unto another.      Lately I’ve been feeling very convicted about my motivation. I’ve … Continue reading

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