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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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Thinking the worst

Every year there are government elections of one sort or another, and they always leave me a little worn out. Between the ads, the…

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Stop talking about “right” and “wrong.” Nobody is listening anymore.

The previous generation seemed to believe in a “right” and a “wrong.” They had clear categories of moral behavior and immoral behavior. Some things were…

Bible 101

When church hurts

Church at its best is magnificent: the Word is taught in its truth and purity, ideas about worship and ministry are freely exchanged, leaders…

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Be Different in the Age of Outrage Compilation

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Where Does Your Validation Come From?

In a world where it’s normal to seek validation to prove how good we are, we can be different instead by following this example.

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Measure Your Impact by Being Personal

It’s normal to think that the bigger the platform, the bigger the influence. Be different. Be like Jesus.

Friends & Family

An ode to the guy from the bathroom

I wish you would’ve met Charles. I assumed it was going to be a normal airport bathroom stop, squeezing my carry-on into the stall…

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Be Slow to Speak, Quick to Listen

It’s normal to want to change people’s minds and behaviors. But instead, look for opportunities to spend time with people the way Jesus did.

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Staying Calm When Others Freak Out

While everyone else freaks out about today’s contentious issues, here’s why you can remain calm.

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Called to Be Different

It can be exhausting these days to try to have a civil conversation over disagreements. But that’s also why it’s a golden opportunity for Christians to be different.

Social Issues

Rise, respect, and revere

The culture of the United States is notorious for its obsession with youth, health, beauty, and strength. That’s how we measure the worth of…

Depression & Anxiety

My heart is heavy

On January 23, the 46th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision, more abortion-related laws were passed. In New York, the law allows for…