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The Price of Worship

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series The Heart of Worship

Is there a price to true worship? Continue reading

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Exemption from hardship?

“No one gets an exemption from hardship on planet earth. How we receive it hinges on whether we believe in an alternate reality that transcends the one we know so well. The Bible never minimizes hardship or unfairness – witness … Continue reading

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Letting the Steam out of Conflict

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series A Place to Call Home

No Church will be free of conflict. But still, church need not be the site of holy wars. What makes or breaks churches is what they choose to do with conflict. Continue reading

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Brokenness: The Path to Whole Community

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series A Place to Call Home

Why is authentic biblical community so rare? Perhaps it is because most of us would rather appear impressively intact than broken. But it is only when I admit that I am broken that I am ready for community. Continue reading

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