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The Making of Drama Queens (and Kings) and How to Respond to Them

September 12, 2016

What makes a good drama?  What elements and components must be in place to mesmerize and capture the attention of a particular audience?  Well, if you think about it,...

Christian Living Spiritual Formation

Chatter: The Noisy Strategy of our Enemy

August 4, 2016

Chatter: Do you hear it? It’s all around.  People talking about this, voicing their opinions about that. It’s omnipresent in so many ways.  From podcasts to political pundits, we...

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Favorite Quotes on REVIVAL

August 4, 2016

“We cannot organize revival, but we can set our sails to catch the wind from Heaven when God chooses to blow upon His people once again.” G. Campbell Morgan...

Spiritual Formation

Embracing Your Accessible Authority

July 29, 2016

Years ago, a neighbor’s grandson entered into our home unannounced and uninvited.  Seeing him for the first time, we were alarmed by the grand entrance.  Little did we know...

Christian Living

Is Your Worship Conditioned? What I Learned from a Dog and a Baby

July 28, 2016

Russian physiologist Ivan Pavlov famously introduced classical conditioning to the world through the salivation of his dog.  His research showed that certain behaviors could be controlled and dictated through...

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Favorite Quotes on DISCERNMENT

July 28, 2016

  “Beware of the man who won’t be bothered with details.”  -William Feather, Sr. “How few there are Who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...

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Are We Settling for Substitutes?

July 27, 2016

The great tragedy in modern Christianity is not necessarily error in the church but rather that so few people actually recognize it.  Secular philosophy and cultural sentiments have numbed...

Christian Living

Confronting and Conquering Pride

July 26, 2016

Pride is an ironic altar where those who are consumed with glory bow down to themselves.  It is there the parishioner trades his sacrifice, his humility, his service for...