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Living My Faith

Carry each other’s burdens

Many hands make light the work. That is so true! Even for simple projects, another set of hands can be very helpful. I grew…

Living My Faith

Rediscovering virtue

Virtue is having high moral standards. Like yeast, it can work its way into everything. Virtue is also elusive. Goodness isn’t picked like seashells…

Living My Faith

Jesus feeds your problems

Where you see problems, Jesus sees opportunities. A huge crowd wanted Jesus’ attention in a remote location. He taught them and healed them all…

Living My Faith

Sexpectations: Sex Is Work

So often we expect sex to be easy, just like in the movies. But that expectation leads to pressure, frustration, and disillusionment with others. God, on the other hand, expects sex to be the result of a process of love and respect. The apostle Paul’s classic words to husbands and wives aren’t mainly about sex, but they are the key to true intimacy.

Friends & Family

Let’s talk about sex (and God)

“So, what did your parents teach you about sex?” one of my friends asked a mutual friend as we devoured pizza on his back…

Living My Faith

Evidence of the Spirit: Forbearance

What a blessing it is to live so deep into the 21st century! The internet, search engines, apps, and the cloud all make it…

Living My Faith

Sexpectations: Sex Is Good

In the beginning, when everything was very good, there was sex. God’s idea. God’s invention. God’s gift to husband and wife. In a world where too many of us have been victims of sexual sin or victims of an anti-sex church culture, we need the reminder that sex by God’s design is still very good.

Living My Faith

Be Mindful Through Resting

What’s one way you can practice Christian mindfulness? Pastor Ben says to try this.

Living My Faith

Breakfast with Jesus

We’ve all heard it before: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Whether or not you agree, I’m sure that Jesus’ disciple…

Living My Faith

Be Mindful of How You Can Help

Are you so busy that you aren’t mindful of those in your life right now who need you to reach out to them?

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Protesting too much

In psychoanalysis, a “reaction formation” is a defense mechanism. Shakespeare used it in a play within a play. Gertrude recognized it in the character…

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Called out

The other day, a Christian called me out. I had said something foolish in one of my sermons that caused some real damage to…