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Faith in My Father's Love

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Remember when you were only very little, and your dad was so very tall and strong, and in your eyes, he was a superhero? Now that we’ve grown older and become more independent, how often do we turn to our dads for help? 

Gratefully Yours

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Have we been chasing our ambition and goals at full speed? New opportunities? Seize them. Difficult dilemmas? Move past them. Painful failures? Ignore them. Everything and anything to get us to where we want to be in life, so much so that our experience can be reducible to a single measure: our productivity.

Crack of Blinding Light

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Taking that step of faith into the unfamiliar and the unknown often makes us feel uneasy.

What Do You Pray About?

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What do you usually pray for or talk to God about? I guess our prayers could be likened to the conversations we have.

Who's Really in Control?

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A couple of years back, I was planning a big trip to North America that was centered on hitting some of the continent’s famed hiking trails. I’d bought all the equipment for it—a sturdy backpack, a state-of-the-art tent, and guide books for each hiking trail I was planning on tackling.
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Is God Leading You into a Season of Pruning?

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Since my home church in Mexico sent me out for missions in East Asia almost five years ago, I had been living by a mindset that it’s my responsibility to be productive in whatever ministry God leads me to. However, in the past year, I haven’t felt as busy or “productive” the way I have in other locations I’ve lived in. The extra downtime has prompted me to reflect on the years I’ve spent on this side of the world, which made me realise that I’ve been feeling weary for quite some time.

A Quick Summary Of James 2:18-3:16

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How has your reading of James been this week? What have you learned?…

Carrying Our Crosses: What Is It Really About?

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Many of us may think “carrying our crosses” is about enduring the hard things we bear in life, such as a difficult relationship, a physical or mental illness, or a dead-end job. 

How Do We Know if We have True Faith?

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“I can’t believe they did that to you, especially because they’re Christians. They should know better!” I can’t tell you how many times I have heard people relay stories of how Christians have hurt them, let them down or said unkind words.