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Where Have You Pitched Your Tent?

I’m glad from the inside out, ecstatic; I’ve pitched my tent in the land of hope.” (Act_2:26, The Message)

The power of this scripture is best discovered in its poetry. 307 ord igjen

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Dear Christian, Vote for Love

Have you ever wonder how an all-loving God condemns LGBTQ folks to hell? It’s something I call the “I’m Special Confirmation Bias.”

There’s nothing like taking a group that the Bible is mostly disinterested in (7 or fewer verses out of more than 31,000 verse) and turning them into one of the most vile groups in the eyes of God to really build up your “I’m more special” needs without having to do anything other than be judgmental about other people. 1 026 ord igjen

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We Can't See Clearly

We really can’t see clearly.  What’s crazy, is that God designed us this way.  He gave us eyes to see but they don’t show us what we need to see.  530 ord igjen

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Wednesday's Proverb – Want a Quick Fix?

Proverbs 19:2 (ESV) “Desire without knowledge is not good,  and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.

More than once in my life my feet have gotten me into trouble. 360 ord igjen

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When Your Dam Breaks

Occasionally we will hear about water-strife in California.  It was no different a century

ago.  Los Angeles was growing rapidly and was in need of more and more water, but that left the farmers with less and less.  725 ord igjen

Press On

Therefore leaving the elementary teaching about the Christ, let us press on to maturity, not laying again a foundation of repentance from dead works and of faith toward God. 136 ord igjen

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Two kinds of magnifying...get it right!

Moab shall be destroyed and be no longer a people,
because he magnified himself against the Lord.
Jeremiah 48:42

Let them be put to shame and disappointed altogether who rejoice at my calamity! 342 ord igjen

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