Tag Archives: repentance

in the world but not of the world … now what?

Continuing the conversation from yesterday’s the ungodly alliance of world and flesh … Note a few details from Jesus’ prayer found in John 17 … I have given them your word, and the world has hated them because they are … Continue reading

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seeing others thru the eyes of remembrance and hope

I don’t know about you but sometimes I am ‘blinded by the Light’ … I’m not suggesting that is what Jesus ever intended. But there can indeed be a self-pride that comes with salvation that brings about a sort of … Continue reading

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Do we see who and how Jesus sees?

Let’s be truthful … how we see someone often determine who we see and subsequently how we treat and respond to them.  Too often when we see someone who does not walk and squawk like we do, we shy away … Continue reading

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wrestling with my desire for Christ’s return …

The question … “Am I anxious for Christ to return?” (FYI: using the word anxious defined as eagerly desirous) A radio sermon I heard a bit of Sunday morning has prompted this wrestling … I believe it’s a question that … Continue reading

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70 times 7: dodging millstones

This is fourth post in the series 70 times 7 … insights and lessons learned by my wife and me in the midst of an ongoing journey with our 31-year-old prodigal daughter.  (If you’d like to read other posts in … Continue reading

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70 times 7: unanswered prayers

This is the third post in the series 70 times 7 unwrapping  the experiences, frustrations and discoveries of parents (my wife and I) dealing with and loving our prodigal daughter through her 15 year journey (to date) to rock bottom … Continue reading

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Abide … abide … abide … ABIDE!

Dictionaries do an absolutely awful job of defining the word abide as used in Scripture.  To truly understand the concept of abiding as found in the Bible, you must look at the definition of its synonym dwell and its companion … Continue reading

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