Category Archives: Passion

What should you do with your life?

Can a line be traced from your life to the fame of God’s Name, the coming of God’s Kingdom and the doing of God’s Will — on earth as it is in heaven? Are you  pursuing business? Good! Athletics? Good! Marriage and … Continue reading

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The Greatest Way to Live

If you don’t like the life you’re living, allow me to point you to “the most excellent way” (I Corinthians 12:31). If you want to leave mediocrity and complacency behind to pursue a transformed life, faith and hope are important … Continue reading

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Differences between men and women

Why is sex a primary source of conflict in marriage? Continue reading

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An unquenchable passion

“As the deer longs for streams of water, so I long for you, O God. I thirst for God, the living God. When can I go and stand before him?” (Psalm 42:1-2). Do you long for God this way? Do … Continue reading

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Ecclesiology 101 (a time for review)

A Biblical study of the Church   Introduction: In a time when Church leaders are often confused as to how they should “do Church,” there is a great need to return to the basics! Should we be traditional, contemporary, seeker … Continue reading

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A close encounter with burnout

“I’d rather burn out than rust out!” the young pastor said. The wise older leader responded, “Either way you’re out.” Recent statistics tell us that each month an alarming number of leaders choose to leave the ministry because of burnout. … Continue reading

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Reality check on sexual temptation

“Show me a man who can control sexual passion and I’ll show you someone who can control every other area of his life.” Continue reading

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