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The Cure For Guilt

The Cure for Guilt by Paul Ellis The other day I lost my temper. It was only for a moment, but it was enough. Damage was done. Later, I felt sick about what I did and took steps to make … Continue reading

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Reading The Bible Narcissistically

Reading The Bible Narcissistically We often read the Bible as if it were fundamentally about us: our improvement, our life, our triumph, our victory, our faith, our holiness, our marriages, our money, our children. And it does talk about those … Continue reading

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Self Esteem in Troubled Times –

Self Esteem in Troubled Times – Part 2 Psychology has discovered three needs of man that must be satisfied if we are to enjoy contentment—a sense of belonging, personal worth, and competency. Both psychology and the world offer their solutions, … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day gift

Happy Valentines to you, all you dear Family and Friends! This is a new favorite quote from a book I am reading right by Steve Brown. Steve is one of Tullian Tchavidjian’s (Billy Grahams’ Grandson) personal mentors, and now one … Continue reading

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LOOKING UP, Not in

Looking Up, Not In I’ve been preaching for twenty years and, to be honest, I’m so embarrassed by many of the sermons I preached early on. I wish I could go back and apologize to all the people who heard … Continue reading

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Beware the Frankenfruit

John 15:6 – Abiding in the Vine (vs. frankenfruit) “If anyone does not abide in Me, he is cast out as a branch and is withered; and they gather them and throw them into the fire, and they are burned.” … Continue reading

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Healthy Faith

“The man who has faith is the man who is no longer looking at himself and no longer looking to himself. He no longer looks at anything he once was. He does not look at what he is now. He … Continue reading

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