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Being a Christian in the world today isn’t always easy. Find help from God’s Word for navigating some of the issues that come up in everyday life.

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Jesus and prayers for justice

I long for a world that’s filled with justice, don’t you? Justice is that deep desire we have that all the innocent people are…

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Jesus was pro (every) life

Have you ever considered how shockingly pro (every) life our Savior was? Think back two thousand years about whom and how and how much…

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Pro (every) life meets relational needs

If the Christian church is passionate about protecting every life, then we will need to learn how to meet relational needs. When an unplanned…

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Pro (every) life meets financial needs

According to a 2004 Planned Parenthood survey, 23% of abortions happen for financial reasons. Medical bills, then diapers, then formula, then two decades of…

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Pro (every) life meets eternal needs

Earlier this year, I met a man who worked for a pro-life ministry who, along with his wife, invited a young woman to stay…

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Pro (every) life meets spiritual needs

When considering an abortion, what people need, more than anything else, is truth and grace.  Planned Parenthood tells us that one of the top…

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The bigger picture of abortion

During middle school, my church showed me a video of what happens during a late-term abortion. It was, as you can imagine, graphic enough…

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God exalts the humble

Around 2014, I met a man who had committed a felony against a minor. When the man was released from jail, he wondered if…

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Look at me

If I knew that one hundred abusive people showed up at our church on a Sunday, I would say, “I’m happy you’re here. This…

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Look at them

Abuse often has generational roots. As the saying goes, “Hurt people hurt people.” If you were raised by a father who physically threatened you…

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Look at him

If you’ve ever used fear or force to maintain control in a relationship, I want you to look at Jesus. Psalm 11 says that…

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Look at you

Depending on how you grew up, how your dad treated your mom, how your mom spoke to your dad, or how the adults in…