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The Disease of Diotrephes

John doesn’t write much about this man named Diotrephes but what he does write isn’t very flattering – and rightly so. In looking at this man today I believe that we will uncover four characteristics that can cause problems in the Christian community… Continue reading

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Closing the gossip trapdoor…

Mildred, the church gossip, and self-appointed monitor of the church’s morals, kept sticking her nose in to other people’s business. Several members did not approve of her extracurricular activities, but feared her enough to maintain their silence. She made a … Continue reading

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