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Wrestling for Crowns.

We will wrestle our crowns from the giants we conquer. Streams in the Desert. My life hasn’t been characterized by a lot of wrestling or crowning achievements. Yes, I worked hard to complete my college degree, searched for that first job, and muscled through nearly three years to earn a master’s degree. I’ve worked at […]

Later On: The Flip Side of Discipline.

No discipline seems pleasant at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it produces a harvest of righteousness and peace for those who have been trained by it. Hebrews 12:11 It’s that little part that reads, “Later on…” that gets me. Those two words rile my sin nature, makes me want to shake my fist, […]

Default Response: Thanksgiving.

Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food,  though there are no sheep in the pen and no cattle in the stalls, yet I will rejoice in the Lord, I will be joyful in God my Savior. […]