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Practice Makes Perfect

What was Christ doing in the carpenter's shop? Practicing. Though perfect, we read that he learned obedience and grew in wisdom and in favor with ...


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Curious Alchemy

I can see that Jesus drew men and women into the Kingdom by promising them two things: first, trouble--hardship, danger; and second, joy. But what curious ...


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No Surprises

Remember Holiday Inn's ad a few years back? "The best surprise is no surprise at all." It was their promise that if you visit some new place, ...


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Faith Is Not Shelter

Faith is not shelter against difficulties, but belief in the face of all contradictions.


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Parenting: Always a Surprise

Sometimes parenting can be like bungee jumping: you don't know what will happen until you reach the end of your rope!


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Hallelujah from the Depths

When Handel wrote the "Hallelujah Chorus," his health and his fortunes had reached the lowest possible ebb. His right side had become paralyzed, ...


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Lincoln: Thankful Despite Trials

A man whom many believe was the greatest American president is a good example. When he was 7 years of age, his family was forced out of their home, and ...


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