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Love Mercy

We are called to not only be merciful, but to love mercy (Micah 6:8). To love it! When you love something you sacrifice for it, you protect it, and you put it before yourself. Mercy (not getting what you deserve) … Continue reading

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How Long Halt Ye?

There’s no way the Old Testament is relevant to me. People from 3,000+ years ago and 6,000 miles away living in a culture radically different than mine could NEVER speak into my life! Oh really. “And Elijah came to all … Continue reading

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Living in a Musical

Living in a Musical It seems like the Apostle Paul wants us all to live in a musical. “See then that you walk circumspectly (NIV = carefully), not as fools but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are … Continue reading

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THE RECIPROCAL RESPONSE TO GOD’S GRACE

God prefers love to Him & love to your neighbor above religious lip service. Worship with no heart disgusts Him. Do you call the Sabbath a delight? “If you turn away… From doing YOUR pleasure on MY holy day, And … Continue reading

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Biblical Source vs. Extrabiblical Source: Be On the Lookout For Worms!

I read a lot of authors, but I take every single one with a grain of salt because they are written by men & women and men & women are reliably unreliable. My sole (and soul) authority is God’s Word. The Bible is reliably … Continue reading

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Meditating on God’s Word

“My Sharona,” by The Knack, “The Final Countdown” by Europe, or “Take on Me” by A-ha – these are all songs that get stuck in my head. Meditating on God’s word is exactly like that. It gets stuck in your … Continue reading

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Porn & Purity

Pornography is an epidemic today. EPIDEMIC; I don’t use that word lightly or in hyperbole. It is a flat-out plague! I would say porn is the “leprosy” of our times. It is contagious, infectious, and poisonous. It leaves festering DEATH … Continue reading

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