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Starting to Memorize Again

As I was visiting my brother across the country this last weekend, he showed me a Bible verse memorizing app called Scripture Typer.  It helps in the memorizing process, and handles the review process so that you can hang onto the verses that are learned. I got pretty excited by it.  A number of years…

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Seeing Evil: Within and Without

“Whenever you believe that the evil outside you is greater than the evil inside you, a heartfelt pursuit of Christ will be replaced by a zealous fighting of the “evil” around you.” – How People Change p 10 Sin is like a disease that we’re all infected with.  If it does not receive treatment, or…

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When A Flame Is Fine

“When A Flame Is Fine” by Lyndsay Taylor Nothing too hot or cold, blend ’til you can’t say it’s either way Nothing too black or white, just stay in shadows of the gray I’ve felt a time or two, an ember crying to be wild A thankfulness so strong, thought it would catch the room…

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Dating vs. Courting

“They’re courting,” she said. I was at a large Christian convention, and was being introduced to a conservative Christian family.  All home schooled (I was too, so this is not a put down), all devout, and all very involved in different types of ministry.  The young man in question had a new girlfriend that was surely…