Monthly Archives: December 2010

What does it mean to lose our life and find it in Jesus?

I take this straight from Dallas Willard’s book, Renovation of the Heart (Navpress, 2002). I would list it as one of the top contemporary books that I have read about spiritual formation, and of course, his classic work The Divine … Continue reading

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Banging Your Head Against the Wall

“No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so … Continue reading

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What is that to you? The Folly of Envy

“What is that to you? You must follow me.” — John 22:21 Hebrews 12:2 tells us to fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith. Yet at times during the race, we take our eyes off … Continue reading

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Do Not Judge . . .

 “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven.” Luke 6:37 Most of us, even those considered wise, have the tendency to rush into judgment. … Continue reading

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Please Support The Dream Act (In The USA)

Hello friends. The Dream Act is very important. It passed the house and all of sudden came up for a vote in the senate. There will be a senate vote tomorrow, Saturday,  12-18-2010. I ask that U.S. citizens read this, consider … Continue reading

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