Category: Spirituality

Before anything we could label “the beginning” began, God was present. The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit – that exact Trinity existed long before the angels were created,…

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My wife first told me this, and I thought it was brilliant when she said it. She said… THERE ARE GIVERS AND THERE ARE TAKERS. AND EVERYONE THINKS THEY’RE A…

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I grew up in a faith tradition where following Jesus meant obeying the cultural rules associated with Jesus. We would hear that preached all the time. One of our pastors always spoke…

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A bizarre middle of the night experience in the life of Jacob happens to be the subject of one of my favorite stories in the Old Testament. It’s found in Genesis…

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