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Fool’s Fairness

The first thing we all learn about fairness is that it’s not. Fairness is fool’s gold, isn’t it? Nothing is fair. Or it seems that way. There is much which doesn’t seem fair right now in our world, and Jesus … Continue reading

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‘Perfect’ Sacrifice

If I am not willing to sacrifice like Jesus, I am likely not his follower in the fullest and most ultimate sense. And now, more than ever, our world could use the demonstration of sacrifice for the sake of others. … Continue reading

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Path of Perseverance

Blessed are we who persevere under trials… what does that look like? How can we get there? Many of us feel like we are being crushed under trial, and today, James gives us some help to respond to trial in … Continue reading

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Making It Work

Some of us are having a hard time making it work. Our closest relationship is strained because circumstances and situations are dividing us. If you have been through this, you know. And Jesus offers his perspectives for us on what … Continue reading

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Me or We

When we put ourselves ahead of others, we make wrong choices. The mind of Christ, in contrast to our selfishness, is to value others above ourselves. Now, more than ever, we need to follow Jesus in serving and loving our … Continue reading

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Way More Grace

That’s what we need: way more grace. We have received so much grace from God in Jesus, yet we struggle to share that grace with others. Love and forgiveness toward others is a core part of following Christ and demonstrating … Continue reading

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Be The Greatest

A good number of people are self-serving right now. Don’t be like them. Rather, let’s point people heavenward by exemplify the attitude of Jesus. That would be greatness. Our world needs to be inspired to Christ-like greatness as they face … Continue reading

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