Tag Archives: Christ

The change we all need

Deep inner change is necessary if we hope to address our deepest needs. Continue reading

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Why so many names?

The New Testament uses more than 100 titles for Jesus. Why so many titles? Choose one name each day and mediate on the meaning. This would be a great way to worship Christ and get to know Him better. Continue reading

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10 truths about God

We have to become more effective at helping people understand the connections between the horizontal realities and questions related to God. As our Maker, God knows what it best for us. We were created to live in a dependent relationship under God’s rule. Man is not meant to live by bread alone but by every word that comes from the mouth of God. Continue reading

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Is it wrong to be proud?

Isn’t it a good thing to take pride in your work or in some achievement of excellence? Should we encourage our children to be proud of themselves? Continue reading

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Questions for every church leader

When ministries are not effective, leaders who care about the Church ask questions about how to “do” Church better. But are they looking in the right places for answers? Continue reading

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A gospel-postured self-image

What can we learn about self-esteem from these people? Or, What does a godly disposition or perspective look like? Moses (Exodus 3:11, 4:10-11) Gideon (Judges 6:15) David (I Chronicles 29:13-16) Isaiah (Isaiah 6:5) Amos (Amos 7:14-15) Job (Job 42:6) Nebuchadnezzar (Daniel 4:28-37) … Continue reading

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