Category Archives: Discipleship

The Spirituality of Paul (Book Review)

Leslie Hardin’s The Spirituality of Paul is in a sense a follow up to his book The Spirituality of Jesus.  The book deals with spiritual formation and the work of the Spirit in making believers more like Christ. This discipleship … Continue reading

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Rats and the Righteous

This week has been another whirlwind of activity for the police and those of us in the Pine Hills area as two law enforcement officers died – one by fugitive Markeith Loyd, who was already wanted in the December murder … Continue reading

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Purity is not just for singles!

What is the first thing that comes to mind when I say the word purity? For most people it’s probably something related to sexual purity or lust – which is fine since the word definitely includes that; however, we have … Continue reading

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Outrageous (Book Review)

Aaron Tredway’s recently released book Outrageous (Baker Books) is an easy and enjoyable read. Comprised of mostly entertaining and frequently humorous stories, Tredway demonstrates how God uses normal people when they are willing to get out of their comfort zone, take … Continue reading

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Can You Know For Sure?

It was the question that sparked debate between myself and my family members when I first became a follower of Jesus. It was the question that sparked debate between various church members when I was in college. It was the … Continue reading

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Urban Ministry is Different…..Maybe.

Urban ministry is different in many ways from suburban ministry. However, at the end of the day, it is really just contextualized discipleship. Continue reading

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Glory Revealed?

My eyes have seen the glory of the Lord – or have they? Why is it that we don’t like some people? That some people drive us nuts? Maybe it’s because we’re too focused on US – ourselves, our desire, … Continue reading

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