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John 21:22

Are you feeling left out? Do you look at those around you–your friends, and your acquaintances on social media and others you identify with–and see their lives unfolding differently over time than yours has? Are you happy for them in … Continue reading

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2 Corinthians 5:7

Have you mastered the Christian life skill of walking by faith–of trusting God enough to help you do (and bring you through) what you didn’t think you could? Good; because that’s the most basic of essential spiritual skills, upon which … Continue reading

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Matthew 13:27

Have you ever dropped the ball? Not intentionally, but–have you ever had a situation where you were doing exactly what you thought you were supposed to be doing, but unbeknownst to you, something was going on behind the scenes that … Continue reading

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2 Corinthians 4:17-18

Why do bad things happen? Why do people, for example, get attacked, or get cancer, or get into accidents? Why do little children die unexpectedly of something as absurd as influenza, or develop serious congenital issues before they’re even born? … Continue reading

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Galatians 4:19

Do you forgive those who have wronged you–genuinely, from the heart, as you would want them to do for you? Do you pray for them, that they may know Jesus better and  “…come to their senses and escape the snare … Continue reading

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I Corinthians 7:2

Should you get married? Or is it better, as many do these days, to try it out first by living together? God created human beings with a desire to mate: this is not evil in and of itself–it is how … Continue reading

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I Corinthians 7:10-11

How’s your marriage going? Is it happy and fulfilled, each of you supporting and enjoying the other? Or are there problems? Do you, as many others also do, struggle to even stay married at this point–thinking, as each day passes, … Continue reading

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