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Glimmers from a Lighthouse

Yesterday evening, while discussing the reports that in our nation, ninety percent of Southern Baptist churches have plateaued, are declining, or growing at a pace slower than their community, my friend and Pastor shared these words of encouragement to us from Jesus. “Take my yoke upon … Continue reading

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What to Do with Lazarus and a Rich Man

One of the more difficult challenges for the credo-hopeful as myself is to find a safe place in the midst of so much disagreement within the realm of biblical interpretation. Some insist that the old way is always the best way; stick … Continue reading

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What the Church Won’t Talk About

Imagine confiding from the pew, “I can’t win the battle over my lustful desires,” or “I’ve committed the same stinking sin fifty plus times this week, and right now, I want to go do it again” or even “I’m on … Continue reading

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Grace that Sees Beyond My Angry God

At the header of our meager offering of a blog-site rests the word ‘rest,’ …a couple of times. “Resting in His Grace” and “Finding the Rest Jesus Promised” serve as both title and sub-title here, and I must admit, I … Continue reading

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Stonger Together

Tackling the duties of ranch work, my wife came across this interesting abnormality. I think it’s her way of hinting, “If you want to get yourself into your fellowship lessons, then you need to see and express true fellowship as … Continue reading

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