Seeds

“Nothing is more practical than finding God."

“Seek first God’s kingdom and God’s righteousness….” I’ve been thinking about Jesus’ words since I read them on Sunday afternoon. I’ve especially been asking myself what it means to “seek the kingdom of God.” I’ll probably share more about that at a later time. One thing I’m quite sure it means is advancing the kingdom, which raises …

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Yesterday afternoon I was reading through the Sermon on the Mount and came across this passage that I thought related well to yesterday’s sermon: “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow …

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It was good to read the responses to yesterday’s post. I want to respond to a question that Mary raised, and just throw something out there. Sharon and I watched a movie on Sunday night about Winston Churchill. During the movie someone made the comment that the “ideal” that Churchill called “England” may have never …

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I’ve struggled with whether or not to keep yesterday’s post on the blog. I think I will, for now, in case it can be helpful for some folks. I want you to know that I don’t feel any animosity towards my father. I’m sure my own kids have their own stuff to work through because …

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Categories: *28

Day three of *28. Day three of “following Jesus, wherever he leads us, whatever the cost…for love.” “Following Jesus” is fundamentally the experience of “being led.” We follow Jesus wherever he leads us. He takes the initiative, not us. Following Jesus isn’t just a matter of asking ourselves, “Okay, what would it mean to follow …

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Categories: *28