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Remove the Roadblocks to Forgiveness

My View of Forgiveness I like to think of forgiveness as a winding road over rough terrain. Along the way, we encounter obstacles that may deter us, force us to turn back, or make us more determined than ever to … Continue reading

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Do You Believe in a Lopsided God?

My post, “God Opposes the Proud” stirred up some debate about whether or not prideful people experience God’s discipline. I’d like to tell you why I think God is not just a warm and fuzzy, everybody’s-going-to-heaven kind of god. I’d also like … Continue reading

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Are You Better Than Your Enemy?

If I look at myself as better than my enemies, I can never see them as God does. He looks at men and women whom he created in His image. In spite of their sins, he still loves them. God … Continue reading

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God Opposes the Proud

My friend just brought me back from the follow-up visit with my surgeon. It was an interesting encounter. When the surgeon finished the exam, I asked if I could share something with him that might help him with other MS patients … Continue reading

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What Does God Require of Us?

Micah 6:8 (NIV) reminds us of what is really important in life. He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly … Continue reading

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