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The Perilous, Pernicious and Pervasive Problem of Pride!

As we allow the Spirit to show us how deeply pride has set into our lives, we know that God’s work is not merely to crush us under the burden of sin.  “The Lord humbles us, that he may reconcile us, not only to himself, but to one another.” Continue reading

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Do You Do Well To Be Angry

While I hold on to my anger I cannot hold on to Christ.  When I take up my ax, I cannot also take up my cross.  As long as the greenie-meanie lives I cannot say, “I have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.” Continue reading

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God gives grace to the humble…

“O thou God of all grace, make me more thankful, more humble” Continue reading

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Defeating Pride by Showing Honor

Pride is really nothing more than a defense against a perceived threat. When we rest secure in the promises of God, then pride serves no purpose, and we can honor God and one another as we are commanded. Continue reading

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While I was talking to God…

Let your acts of prayer, charity, and dedication be done in secret. Let it be the quiet, intimate time with God that sustains you through the day. Continue reading

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The Uninspired Life

It is an uninspired life that does not depend on the power of the Spirit of God for everything. Continue reading

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On Presbyterians and Potato Chips

Progressive Presbyterian Scholars open the bag, and seeing that all the chips are of different size and shape, determine that they could not have come from the same potato and therefore the chips cannot be trusted. Continue reading

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