Everything

As if verses 28-30 weren’t already one of the most precious and comforting promises we can cling to as believers, Paul keeps piling on the goodness of our Heavenly Father in verses 31-32.

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Conforming Glory

We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God, who are called according to his purpose.  – Romans 8:28 (CSB) I love that verse.  It was my grandpa’s favorite verse.  He had a wooden plaque with that verse etched in it.  That plaque now hangs in my office, and […]

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Righteousness in the Dark

I’m talking about the trials, the pain, and the unknown that we experience in life.  Events or seasons that leave us wondering and fearful of what’s lurking in the dark shadows that seem to choke the path in front of us as we try to walk in faithfulness to God. Why would God’s path of righteousness ever travel through valleys like those?  Why wouldn’t he keep that path running on high ground?

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Treasuring the Word

I love thinking of Bible study as digging for treasure. When I do, it causes me to think through three things: proper tools, the act of digging, and reflecting on the value of the treasure I find. My hope is to give you a place to start when it comes to reading your Bible and how you can begin exposing yourself to God’s Word regularly.

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Approaching Sundays: During

So, you’ve prepared to gather together with the Body of Christ on Sunday morning.  You’ve spent time in the passage that will be preached on.  You’ve spent time in prayer.  You’ve prioritized the Sunday gathering in your schedule.  And now it’s Sunday morning. Now what?  Now that you’re gathered together with other believers, how should you approach that time together?

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