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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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Cancel culture

Cancel culture. A few years ago, I didn’t even know those words could be combined in a way that would make sense. Now, I…

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Where the separation ends

In the Bible, God told us government and the church are both his agents. They are the only institutions he ordained to exist. He…

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Hope for America

We’re nearly halfway through the year 2020, and what a year it’s been! We’re still dealing with huge implications of a global pandemic that’s…

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George Floyd and Psalm 10

Our country continues to process the mind-breaking emotions of Officer Derek Chauvin kneeling on the neck of George Floyd for nine minutes. In response,…

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Topics or issues

We can spend lots of time going back and forth on hot button topics but avoid talking about the underlying issues that heat up…

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Honoring the slain

How would you describe Memorial Day? Somber? Contemplative? Celebratory? All three? Days like Memorial Day are important days where we take time to remember…

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Speak up for those who can’t

Life is full of inequalities, isn’t it? People have vastly different incomes; vastly different net worth; different levels of education, access to professional services,…

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Jesus was obedient to our authorities

“D’oh!” Homer Simpson’s catchphrase has helped make the Simpsons TV series famous. It tells the story of parents who are bumbling idiots trying to…

Living My Faith

Keep your clothes on for sexual purity

Joseph kept his clothes on. It’s that simple. Here’s the story. His brothers hated him and sold him as a slave, and eventually he…

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Two words to avoid

There are two words I suggest we avoid in describing Christianity. The words are liberal and conservative. At face value, a liberal is “marked…

Life’s Challenges

Spread peace

I’m out of toilet paper. This is ridiculous. I don’t even understand why people are hoarding toilet paper, but now I’m regretting that time…

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Strong and weak

How great the power of sexual desire! How little we understand it. How hard it is to control. Sex has been making money for…