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Love one another as Jesus has loved us.

How is American Christianity perceived today? It is nothing more than a source of information and guidance, like a newspaper, magazine or television documentary.  The rate of return on the required investment of time, money and energy is negligible at best.  The average Christian is less trustworthy than lawyers, real estate agents and entertainers. What …

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An excellent woman. One who is spiritual, capable, intelligent and virtuous. Who is he who can find her? Her value is more precious than jewels, and her worth is far above rubies or pearls. Proverbs 31:10 Capable. Intelligent. Virtuous. Other translations describe the Proverbs 31 woman as truly good. Strong character. Excellent. Superior in all that …

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Weakness is an attribute few willingly embrace. Strength and self-reliance, not weakness and dependence are valued. Competitiveness, achievement addiction and image are friends, submission and servanthood, sworn enemies. But the Kingdom of God is populated with oxymorons. “Weakness is strength” is one of those oxymorons. Kingdom weakness is the absence of arrogance, conceit and self-importance. …

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