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What If This Is Your Year of Living Neighborly?

An assortment of mail boxes side-by-side

When the religious authorities asked Jesus to reduce everything in the Bible into one command, He answered with two. The first is to love God with everything you have. The second, He said, is to love your neighbor as yourself.   What if He meant that we should love our actual neighbors? You know, the…

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Here’s What You Might Have Missed on the Blog

Inspiration can be a tricky thing. Sometimes I experience moments of inspiration that fail to translate into consistent action or lasting changes in behavior. When that happens I can feel hopeless or guilty. Are you that way too? Maybe at church or Bible study you hear someone say, “I think God’s telling us we need…

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Why Is Demonstrating The Gospel A Community Thing?

On almost any given Sunday in my home you might hear the same conversation. It takes place between me and one of my kids: “But Dad, why do we have to go to church? Why can’t we just stay home this week?” “Well, darling, we go to church to worship God, and to learn about…

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