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How NOT To Give In To Your Weakness

By on September 12, 2017 in Christian Life with 2 Comments

Can you think of the last time you gave in to something you know you shouldn’t have? What causes you to lose heart, give up on doing good, and give into temptation even when you know it is wrong? Consider Galatians 6:9: “Do not grow weary in doing good, for at the proper time you will reap […]

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How This Mindset Could Change {All} of Your Relationships

By on July 13, 2017 in Christian Life with 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: Is there a relationship in your life that feels fraught with conflict? It might be unresolved tension with a family member, a broken fellowship with a friend, or a friction with a coworker. Paul’s instruction in this passage and Jesus’ example hold the key to transforming all of your relationships: Christlike humility. James 4 tells us that […]

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Is it a New Passion and Purity? Reflecting on Elisabeth Elliot

By on June 22, 2017 in Christian Life with 1 Comment

Editor’s Note: Elisabeth Elliot remains one of the most influential women of 20th century Christendom. Her classic book, Passion and Purity, continues to guide a new generation of women navigating issues of the heart within Christ-controlled purity. Abigail Howell is the granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Paige Patterson, President and First Lady of Southwestern Seminary. As a teenager, […]

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Single Friends, Let's Honor God in Our Dating

By on June 9, 2015 in Dating with 0 Comments

Does anyone still listen to the radio in the morning? I know I am probably one of two people on the planet that do, but I guess my shortened commute makes it an absolute burden to pull out my phone, turn on my bluetooth, and make a choice. Forget the fact that anything there would […]

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And To Think That I Saw It

By on March 17, 2015 in Culture, Relationships with 2 Comments

When I leave home to walk to school, Dad always says to me, “Marco, Keep your eyelids up And see what you can see.” Theodore Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, penned the lines of his first book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, 75 years ago. In 1940, the world, […]

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Disconnecting to Reconnect

By on September 11, 2014 in Relationships with 0 Comments

My husband, Jay, and I take an annual weeklong vacation each December. In recent years, we have discovered how much we enjoy short cruises for part of that week. When we cruise, we especially look forward to being able to legally disconnect from phones and the Internet.  That is, no one really expects you to email or […]

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Don't Miss This

By on June 11, 2013 in Faith with 1 Comment

Recently a friend sent an email entitled, Perception. You know, one of those we all get and typically move to the trash folder without reading. My plan was to scan the story and either file it away or delete it.  After scanning a few sentences scanning changed to reading, and reading to contemplation.  If the email […]

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Date Like a Princess

By on September 21, 2012 in Dating with 0 Comments

In the realm of Christian dating, what exactly is the best model?  We have so many choices!  We can always wait for a man to court us. We can go the route of the “normal” dating scene. We can go online. We can do a mixture of courting and dating. Or we could simply just […]

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