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Some things in life are too beautiful for words, like the majestic Rocky Mountains, the sound of a babbling brook, the joy of a baby’s giggle—and the incredible Word of God. But for some people, the Bible doesn’t feel beautiful. Instead, it feels like a […]
Some time ago, I read a beautiful story on the Internet by Jon Acuff. He shared about his five-year-old daughter. She fell down in the front yard and got a scrape on her face. Like any good father would do, John ran into the house and […]
Every person on planet earth has felt shame. The successful business owner. The man with the boat, the woman who lives in the cardboard box. The author. The school teacher. The preacher. Everyone has come face-to-face with shame. Here’s why. Revelation 12:10 says that Satan […]
Someone may say they love their job, their truck, their new hat, or the new song on their iPod. They may tell an acquaintance “Love ya” or fall in love at first sight. There is “love” in tennis when the score is zero, and love […]
Now and then I dance in the kitchen, while I’m doing the dishes or while I’m making dinner. But a couple years ago, I danced a special dance I think I will always remember. I twirled. I shook. I boogied. I danced like no one was watching […]
I once spoke with a woman who told me that she had been badly mistreated by a family member. No doubt, the injustice she experienced was very hurtful, and it has created a mess of lies in her life that have been very difficult to […]
Today’s message may not be my most popular or comfortable but my goal is not to bring condemnation, but to share a truth that will usher in liberty. I’d love to hear your comments below. I used to think the consequence of sin was only […]
Last week I strolled through the grocery store checkout line and my eyes were drawn to a magazine designed to make every woman in America feel guilty. You know the kind. It’s one with the super model on the cover looking like she was dipped […]
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