Monthly Archives: February 2017

I’m an outsider: Finding Jesus at the fringes

Church talks a lot about insiders and outsiders. Seeing God from the perspective of an outsider is a life-changing experience. Continue reading

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Changing the world requires turning back to the mission of Jesus

Jesus gave his followers a mission — the Great Commission — and it has the power to change the world. The question is, “Will we continue the mission?” Continue reading

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The power of praying for ‘open eyes’ when reading Scripture

It’s not easy to read the Bible. It takes intentional work. Yet, reading Scripture brings many benefits to our journey of faith. Continue reading

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Following God’s Law when you feel totally flawed: Reflections on Psalm 119

Do you ever look at the image of perfection that God gives us in scripture and think, “I can never get there.” That’s the point. Here are some thoughts from Psalm 119:1-8 on learning and applying God’s Law. Continue reading

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Guess who’s coming to dinner? Sinners, a Savior, and Good News

In Luke-Acts, the biggest knock against Jesus from the religious elites is that he hangs out with sinners. That’s the best news ever. Continue reading

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