Archive for March 2013

Crucify Him!

“Oh, sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble”, these well-known words come from the song “Were You There”. This past Sunday was Passion/Palm Sunday and we sang this song in church. We also had the reading of the passion story from Lk 19:28-40. I know each Christian denomination celebrates Sunday services differently but in…

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Spiritual Track and Field

Only this I want, but to know the Lord and to bear His cross so to wear the crown he wore. Please repeat these words except this time read them out loud. “Only this I want, but to know the Lord and to bear His cross so to wear the crown he wore.” These words,…

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Glass Houses

We have all heard the expression, “people who live in glass houses should not throw stones.” Today we will dig into that expression. Let me begin today by asking you a question. Have you ever taken delight in the misfortune of another person? Be honest. There is a German word (Schadenfreude) which refers to the…

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Lean On Me – You’re Not Heavy

In previous emails I have written extensively on the importance of living out our lives in small groups of committed Christians and the importance of spending time every week discussing our prayer life, our study ofboth ourselves and God and our evangelical action. However, today I want to borrow from some musical classics to bring…

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