It’s all in how you say it

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Sometimes I marvel that the instrument that gets me into trouble the most is the same one that the Lord ordained to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Why on earth would He do that? One of the most convicting passages of Scripture for me is in James 3:1-12 – the one about my mouth […]

Can a woman be the spiritual leader in the home?

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Nothing in Christian circles gets talked about more than the biblical roles and men and women in a marriage. There are conferences, books, bible studies and counselors everywhere that will gladly run through the details of this subject. Certainly this topic is something that believers should understand since fulfilling these roles gives glory to God. […]

A Bad Case of the Moans and Groans

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I have flaws and they are countless. However, if someone were to ask me what some of those were, I don’t think I would mention being a whiner or complainer in my “top ten.” I’ve always felt fairly positive, never overtly pessimistic or grumbly, until…. About a year ago or so I joined several of […]

When the Spirit Leads Us to the Desert

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And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness…Luke 4:1 What does is it like to be led to the desert? When the Holy Spirit leads us to a place where we would have never expected; a place that is dry and desolate; where […]

Leading Ladies: Miriam’s Two Options

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Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Moses and Aaron, is today’s leading lady.  Scripture provides us with only a small window into her life, but for three brief moments the curtain is pulled back and we are given a sneak peek into the life of the big sister of the man God used to deliver […]