Category Archives: Peace

When the storms hit…

Truths to carry and guide us in difficult times. Continue reading

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Heap burning coals on his head?

What does it mean that you will heap burning coals on his head”? 5 ways burning coals are understood.

And, six guidelines (when you feel like getting revenge). Continue reading

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Anxiety loses!

Total, Total, Total attack on anxiety! Continue reading

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Four dimensions of peace

How should we understand peace? Continue reading

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Where is the peace on earth?

Upon news of his son being wounded in the American Civil War, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote the poem.. Continue reading

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How to overcome a condemning heart

Assurance of our standing before God is not a static propositional truth to believe. Assurance is experienced in the active transformed life of Christlike love. Following the example of what Jesus did for us through acts of sacrificial love is a strong means for assuring our heart before God. Continue reading

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Peace on earth, good-will to men?

“I heard the bells on Christmas day Continue reading

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Restoration is our deepest need

Sometimes I need God to lead me beside still waters and to restore my soul. Can you identify? Continue reading

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Common grace and common good

We are called to be agents of common grace who are committed to the welfare of the city of our exile. Continue reading

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Christ appears in Heaven for us!

Heaven is so desirable not because of the absence suffering (as great as this will be), nor because of our reunion with those who died before us (as wonderful as this will be). Heaven is so desirable because… Continue reading

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