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My fourth cousin, twice removed… in Christ

It was a typical morning at the coffee shop – but I’d forgotten my headphones. Productivity plummeted! I’m not good at tuning out my surroundings. I overheard a conversation… ok, you caught me, I was blatantly eavesdropping! A young man was counseling a younger man. They were talking about Jesus. I zeroed in because I […]

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A Whole New Position on Sex, Pt. 3

It says to “rejoice in the wife of your youth.” Sounds good, right? Well, it is…but let’s put it in context: you don’t rejoice in somebody if you think you’re clearly better than them. 3,000 years ago gender equality wasn’t even on the radar. This was a pretty revolutionary thought. There was a lot of […]

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An Unfinished Sentence

It’s Open-Ended The book of Proverbs is like an unfinished sentence. All the books in the Old Testament are incomplete…they could only point to Jesus who is the completion. The big gap in Proverbs is that it tells us where we are and where we should be, but it doesn’t really tell us how to […]

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