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Martin Luther: When Feeling Accused By the Devil & Sin

I came across an excellent blog post quoting Martin Luther, on what to do when feeling accused by the Devil, and guilt for your sin. I found this paragraph particularly helpful: “When the devil throws our sins up to us … Continue reading

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Jesus: Something Greater

In reading Matthew 12 today, three times Jesus mentions prominent Old Testament references. He then proceeds to say, “Something greater than __ is here.” Jesus is greater than: -the temple (v. 6) -Jonah (v. 41) -Solomon (v. 42) Likewise, in … Continue reading

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Tim Keller: The Biblical Story Arc

“At this point in the story, many contemporary readers will be wondering: “Where are all the spiritual heroes in this story? Whom am I supposed to be emulating? What is the moral of the story?” The reason for our confusion … Continue reading

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The Secular World & Fragmentary Meaning

“As we look at the difference between the secular world and the Christian world, here’s what i concluded one day: In the secular world they give you tiny, little meanings, with no ultimate meaning. They give you tiny, little purposes, … Continue reading

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Thriving Where You Are

In his sermon about the church in Pergamum in Revelation 2:12-17, my pastor said a very well said line: “The place where you are currently, is the place you are to thrive spiritually.” (referencing Revelation 2:13) Reminds me of a … Continue reading

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