Category Archives: Peace in Christ

A Christian Perspective on Halloween

Considering the day, I thought I would take a pause from our “Were vs. Are” Series to offer some thoughts on a day that is quite controversial in Christian circles… October 31 I have a friend who, many years ago, … Continue reading

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Focus, Pt. 4

July 6 “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things.” (Philippians 4:8) We have … Continue reading

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Quick and Slow (x2)

 May 16 Have you ever heard anyone say (with a great deal of pride): “Well, you know me… I just speak my mind.” They are the kind of folks who are quick to tell you what they are thinking… and … Continue reading

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There’s Still More to Prayer…

February 5 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your … Continue reading

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Forgiving Ourselves; part 2

September 17 Yesterday, we talked about the significant challenge of forgiving ourselves for all our past failures and colossal mistakes. About how it is essential for each of us to find peace in the area of our regrettable personal history. … Continue reading

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Is Jesus the Only Way?

May 7 “…I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.“ (Jesus, John 14:6) A few days ago, we talked about Jesus being the way, the truth, and the life … Continue reading

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All Things New…

March 15 The new you… called a son of God! “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.” (Matthew 5:9) Being a peacemaker is what most closely connects us to Jesus. THE Son of God came … Continue reading

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All Things New…

March 14 The new you… a peacemaker! “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.” (Matthew 5:9) Yesterday, we learned that true peace is not the absence of conflict – true peace is when we submit … Continue reading

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All Things New…

March 13 The new you… a peacemaker! “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.” (Matthew 5:9) On May 31, 1969, John Lennon wrote one of the 500 most influential rock n’ roll songs of all … Continue reading

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All Things New…

March 12 The new you… a peacemaker! “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.” (Matthew 5:9) We all live in a world that is so often characterized by chaos and turmoil. People are angry. People … Continue reading

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