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The Smallness of the Self

The smallest package I ever saw was a man wrapped up wholly in himself.


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Atheism and Piracy

If I am an atheist in my heart, making myself sovereign in place of God, and therefore arranging things in accordance with my appetites and needs and ...


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Humor: Paying Off God

Our 7-year-old daughter had just won $2.00 for her memory work in Sunday school. After the morning service, the pastor's wife congratulated her.

Our ...


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Selfish Strife

The secret of every discord in Christian homes and communities and churches is that we seek our own way and our own glory.


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What's Wrong with the World?

G. K. Chesterton, the famous philosopher/theologian, was once asked, "What do you think of civilization?"

Chesterton said, "I think it's ...


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Bad Motives, Bad Advice

More bad advice emerges from bad motives than from bad judgment.


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Christaholics Vs. Disciples

Many Christians are only "Christaholics" and not disciples at all. Disciples are cross-bearers; they seek Christ. Christaholics seek happiness. ...


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A Fruitless Quest

The search for self-fulfillment is endless, and endlessly frustrating.


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Self-Centered Sin

I can remember when I was an undergraduate student, how enlightening it was to learn from William Temple that what the Bible means by sin is "self-centeredness." ...


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Selfish Peace

Several years ago I knew a girl who had signed a contract to teach. In August she received another offer from a school closer to where she wanted to live. ...


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