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Responsibility with Power…

Before Peter Parker, the super-hero Spider-Man, went public with his newfound superpowers, he had a heart-to-heart conversation with his Uncle Ben. Sitting in the car, Uncle Ben admonished, “These are the years when a man becomes the man he’s going … Continue reading

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Being Content When it Doesn’t Make Sense

Sometimes we don?t know how well off we really are until we know how worse it can get! Continue reading

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No Common Act

There is the continual struggle with the thinking that the secular and the sacred are morally and spiritually incompatible, and as we are driven by the necessities of living to be always crossing back and forth from the one to the other, our inner lives tend to break up so that we live a divided instead of unified life.
I?m convinced that it is exactly this that causes unrest in many professing Christians and at the same time drives many a seeker away because of the seeming hypocrisy of it all. I?m also convinced that it is this that keeps many people from experiencing the full depths of a enriching and exciting life that God wants everyone to experience. I choose my words carefully there because life will never be free of pain and the Christian that is fulfilled by there existence on this world has lost sight of the wonder of the world to come ? for friends that is the world that will bring fulfillment.
Here and now, however God would have us experience His presence in a real and tangible way every day. So, are so many of us missing this? Continue reading

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Clear Thinking about Your Relationships

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Clear Thinking

Relationships would be easy if we were perfect. Relationships would be easy if we never went through struggles. But our lives are filled with struggles when it comes to relationships. What do you do when things aren’t going great? What do you do when you’re faced with frustration and you just don’t know where to turn next? What do you do when you’re overwhelmed by hurt or anger in a relationship? What do you do when you’re filled with apathy? You just don’t care any more. What do you do when you’re confronted by confusion or you’re struggling with selfishness? Continue reading

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Thinking Clearly About Your Problems

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Clear Thinking

…In the year 2005 you will go through some dark days, days where you haven’t the slightest idea where you’re headed, no idea where you’re going. You feel like you’re in a fog, in the dark. And you can’t figure out what to do next. What do you do in those kinds of days? How do you get through those kinds of problems? Continue reading

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