Monthly Archives: October 2013

Hans Rosling’s 200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes

If health and wealth were all that mattered in life, this would be an encouraging video.  However, we must remember that, as Jesus said, “Man does not live by bread alone but by every word that proceeds out of the … Continue reading

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Quotations from Brother Lawrence

I have written before on The Practice of the Presence of God by Brother Lawrence (1611-1691).  This post simply captures quotes from the book. The book is less a book and more a collection of notes, letters, and other short … Continue reading

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Is the Bible About You…or Jesus?

Therefore, when Joel Osteen says, “This is my Bible.  I am what it says I am.  I can do what it says I can do,” you can say, “This my Bible.  Jesus is who it says that He is.  He … Continue reading

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Rejecting God’s Word Leads to an Unsatisfying Prayer Life

If you believe a book like this… …you will end up with a prayer life like this: Thom Stark wrote the book depicted above – The Human Faces of God: What Scripture Reveals When It Gets God Wrong (And Why Inerrancy … Continue reading

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