Monthly Archives: December 2013

Sandals

At beginning of the iconic Burning Bush scene in Exodus 3, God tells Moses to ‘Take off your sandals, for the place where you are standing is holy ground.’ But was that a command – or an invitation? In the December issue of … Continue reading

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Holy Skubala!

In Philippians 3:8, Paul uses a cuss word. “Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do … Continue reading

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Three Sixteen Redirection

Nearly three years ago, I had a profound encounter with the Holy Spirit in the Bible verse Philippians 3:16: ‘Only let us live up to what we have already attained.’ (NIV) As I wrote in Three Sixteen back in February 2011, … Continue reading

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Note to Self: Be Merry, Stupid!

(Writer’s note: This Disciplehood entry was penned and pre-posted in early January 2013, when I could look back on the Christmas season with fresh hindsight and vow to do better this year. Here’s hoping the December Disciplehood Dude thinks I’m as wise as the January Dude … Continue reading

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