Monday Meditations

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Break Me

The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart, and saves such as have a contrite spirit. Psalm 34:18 There’s a song in our hymnbook. Spirit of the living God fall afresh on me Break me, melt me, mould me, fill me Break me. We rarely pray that. We often pray in our […]

Thursday Theology

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The Enemy of Thanksgiving

Offer to God thanksgiving, and pay your vows to the Most High. Psalm 50:14 Thanksgiving has an enemy, at least in this culture. And it’s not necessarily the invasive consumer noise that begins its assault the day the Halloween candy hits the half-price bin–although that’s a sure symptom. I flipped through a couple of magazines […]

Writing Friday Updates

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Update: Now that Resolute is out…

Response to Resolute is starting to trickle in as reviews are posted, emails are landing in my inbox and even through a few conversations with readers. Let me say it is a very scary thing to sit down and write about something someone else has lived through. I don’t take lightly the task of portraying […]