Category Archives: God

God so loved the world

Should we understand “God so loved the world” as a Creator’s love for all people or only a redeemer’s love for His chosen ones? Continue reading

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Encountering God in Church

Do we want people walking out of Church saying, “That was pretty cool.” or “It didn’t even feel like Church”?  Continue reading

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Go deeper in knowing God’s love

This is an invitation to Go deeper in your understanding of God’s love with six truths about God’s love Continue reading

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Loving the God you do not see

The only chance we will ever have to love God without seeing Him… Continue reading

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Eight reasons not to be an atheist

The atheist’s problem with belief in God is not an absence of evidence but… Continue reading

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Allured by love

He promises to draw us apart, for there he can best deal with us, and this separated place is not to be a Paradise, but a wilderness, since in such a place… Continue reading

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God in Trinity

Is the eternal God both One and yet Three at the same time? Continue reading

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Does God control everything?

Does God have a plan that will conquer what feels like the chaos of human history? If God has control over everything, is he not a cosmic puppeteer pulling our strings when he wants us to dance? Continue reading

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Blaming God for the evil in the world?

Why do we so strongly oppose evil and long for a world without it? 
Why do we cry foul? 
Why do we long for a lost Paradise? 
Why do we even think in terms of good and evil? Continue reading

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Seeking and loving God

“O God, you are my God, I eagerly seek you; my soul thirsts for you, my body longs for you, in a dry and weary land where there is no water” (Psalm 63:1).

Don’t miss two 90 second audio devotionals in this post. Continue reading

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