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True Value


However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace. (Acts 20:24) Years ago, I spent … Continue reading

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The Dividing Line


They brought [Paul and Silas] before the magistrates and said, “These men are Jews, and are throwing our city into an uproar by advocating customs unlawful for us Romans to accept or practice.” (Acts 16:20-21) Following Jesus is not for … Continue reading

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The Path to Heart Health: Worship


In December, my Mom was at home on a Sunday morning when she began getting an pain in her shoulder. This pain spread down her arm and increased in intensity until it became an excruciating pain that went all the … Continue reading

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No More Favourites


Then Peter began to speak: “I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism but accepts from every nation the one who fears him and does what is right. (Acts 10:34-35) According to Peter’s religion, it was … Continue reading

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Resting in the Saviour’s Embrace


In one of those calendary coincidences that happen from time to time, Ash Wednesday coincides with Valentine’s Day this year. Part of me thinks that this is unfortunate. (“Attendance might be lower than usual at this year’s Ash Wednesday service,” … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Tools & Rest


When Simon saw that the Spirit was given at the laying on of the apostles’ hands, he offered them money and said, “Give me also this ability so that everyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit.” … Continue reading

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You Can Trust the Witnesses That Point to Jesus


Last fall, I was in a local Starbucks doing some work when I looked across the room and saw someone that looked a lot like Colin Mochrie. I wasn’t sure if it was him because the person I was looking … Continue reading

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