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Boxed Up

For years, we have been boxed up. We have been in a cramped, dark space wondering if this is all there is. We know You, Lord. We love You. We know You have set us free. Free from sin and death. Free to go to Heaven to be with You when we die. And at ...

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Are you in front of the cross for a selfie?

I’m afraid if found the cross of Christ in some chamber of antiquities, we would put it on display and charge people to see it (and we would probably take a selfie in front of it). When, actually, we should kneel. Are we using Christ for photo opps? Are we pointing at Him concerning how ...

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Counting Oranges

If I handed you an orange you could probably take it apart and tell me how many seeds there are in it. You could count seeds in orange after orange after orange. A lot of things come into play for this to happen. Your dexterity, your ability to dismantle an orange, and your sorting and ...

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Mountain Valleys

Mountain Valleys – We talk a lot about being on a mountaintop spiritually. Or the opposite – in a spiritual valley. It is easy to think of examples of both of those feelings. I wonder if we miss some great opportunities when we miss the mountains within the valleys? Most of life is not lived ...

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When Masks Slap

We all wear masks at times. We hide behind them. We hide who we really are. We attempt to project a different version of ourselves. A version that either people will like or leave alone, depending on what we want. The real us is the one God loves and accepts (the masked you). However, His ...

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Tiny Armor

When David goes out to face Goliath, he is offered another man’s armor. It’s just too big and doesn’t fit. So he goes with what he’s accustomed to – a slingshot and five smooth stones. In Ephesians 6 God explains some armor that is fitted just right for you. The question is do you put ...

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