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Mighty Weaklings

Mighty Weaklings

The Last Pick Remember as a kid, that feeling that you would get when it was time to pick teams on the playground? You know what I’m talking about. The kids are gathered around the ball, and two captains are chosen. The job of the captains is to select their team. Oh,...

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No More Hiding

No More Hiding

My kids love “hide-and-go-seek.” While my eleven- and eight-year-olds are accomplished hiders, my six-year-old has a habit of attempting to hide in plain sight. As the count nears its end, he panics when he hasn’t found a hiding spot. So, he stops, and stands...

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Peace, Peace, When There Is No Peace

Peace, Peace, When There Is No Peace

“Peace, Peace, When There Is No Peace” In September of 1938, Neville Chamberlain, Prime Minister of England, met with Adolf Hitler over the growing concern of Hitler’s aggression in Europe. Leading up to this meeting the English people were preparing anxiously for...

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We Need More Aquilas & Priscillas

We Need More Aquilas & Priscillas

Symmetry appeals to me. I often stop and take notice when I see it in nature. Having things line up and correspond breathes life into my world. However, life would be boring if everything was symmetrical. It is often when things don’t line up, or we experience an...

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Overcoming the Lies of the Second Chair

Overcoming the Lies of the Second Chair

Overcoming the Lies of the Second Chair For my entire ministry, I have served in a second chair leadership position. A “second chair leader” can be defined as “a person in  a subordinate role whose influence with others adds value throughout the organization.” From...

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John Broadus on Application

John Broadus on Application

Philosophy of Preaching Following a brief study of the word homiletics, Broadus offered a description of what occurs in the preaching moment. He wrote, “The primary idea is that the discourse is a development of the text, an explanation, illustration, application of...

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