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Do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may also rejoice and be glad when his glory is revealed.

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By jjohnson | November 27, 2018

God made man upright, Ecclesiastes 7:29.  To be upright is to have integrity, to be straight, perfect and righteous.  In the movie Shane (1953), the…

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Preferring & Serving Others: The Antidote to Selfishness and Pride

By jjohnson | November 25, 2018

Philippians 2:3-4 “Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves.  Let each of you look not only…

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Addressing Sin’s Impact on Others

By jjohnson | November 23, 2018

Sin impacts people who are not directly involved, but are affected by the sin. Here are some thoughts on how the aftermath of sin should…

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