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How God Likes to Use Power

    One of the most frustrating realities, and at the same time one of the most wonderful realities, is that God is not like us. This is wonderful because if God became moody or capricious, even for a moment, all of reality would be unalterably unhinged.  We tend to forget this.  And we forget it because we are busy suppressing our angst that God hasn...

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Grease for the Wheels of Prayer, Part 3

    “Never has a man spoken the way this man speaks.”  This was the stunned assertion of the guards in John 7:46, who were supposed to arrest Jesus, but they just couldn’t bring themselves to do it.  Jesus was too unique, too powerful, too “otherly.”  Jesus’ words on prayer are like this as well.  The ins...

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Reflections on 5 Years of Ministry

    Time flies when your…doing ministry, apparently.  People often talk about how kids grow up before you know it, but it is true of a church as well.  It is hard to believe we have been here five years.  The mixture of excitement and uncertainty felt in that first year is still vivid.  Maybe it is because that mixture of excitement a...

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