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One Solitary Life

“A child is born in an obscure village. He is brought up in another obscure village. He works in a carpenter shop until he is thirty, and then for three brief years is an itinerant preacher, proclaiming a message and … Continue reading

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Animal Abortions?

In the documentary Extraordinary Animals In The Womb, National Geographic captured images of animals inside the womb. The result, while not direct photographs, are accurate representations of life inside the womb. This elicits two responses: 1. No one would call … Continue reading

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The 51% Gospel

I hear this all the time (even from believers): “If I do more good than bad, I will get into Heaven. If I do more bad than good, I’ll probably go to Hell.” This is the 51% Gospel. It’s the “cosmic scale” … Continue reading

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Divine Dragging

Jesus says, “No one can come to Me unless the Father who sent Me draws him” (John 6:44). That “draws” in Greek is “helkó” and means: DRAGS. That seems more accurate, doesn’t it?! Sometimes a parent has to drag his … Continue reading

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Insights from Proverbs 10

Insights from Proverbs 10 for the 10th: Proverbs 10 is a rapid-fire string of moral contrasts. It’s like reading a bunch of fortune cookies all at once. Solomon presents these pearls of wisdom in an A-B pattern: A is the righteous … Continue reading

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Insights from Proverbs 8 & 9

Insights from Proverbs 8 & 9 for the 8th & 9th: Combining chapters 8 & 9 worked out for me not only because of the Sabbath, but also because these two Proverbs sort of go together; one is about Wisdom & … Continue reading

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Insights from Proverbs 5

Insights from Proverbs 5 for the 5th: I can sum up Prov. 5 in 5 words: Keep it in your pants. If you would like to… Not drink poison? Not get sliced up by a sword? Not wander aimlessly? Not … Continue reading

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