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The (Other) S-Word, Part 1: For the Birds

Spirit. Considering the significance and prominence of this word in the Bible, it’s a little surprising that I haven’t already explored this six-letter bombshell in the Words  series I began last January. In hindsight, it seems a little backwards that … Continue reading

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The W-Word, Part 1

I decided to resume the Word Series this week by studying a very common – and very loaded – Christian word: worship. When does worship begin, and when does it end? Which aspects of a Christian church service fall inside the category of … Continue reading

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Wordless Groans

I think I have a new favorite Bible verse: ‘In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.’ – Romans 8:26 … Continue reading

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The First Word

Last week, we talked about Amen, which is not only the last word in many of our prayers, it’s also the last word in the whole Bible. So in keeping with Jesus’ words about the last being first and the … Continue reading

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