Believer or Disciple?

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Are you a believer? Do you believe that Jesus is God? If so, how many points does that give you? Where does that belief put you with God? How does that measure up in your relationship with God? James 2:19 You believe that there is one God. You do well. Even the demons believe—and tremble! […]

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Why Do We Tear Others Down?

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What is it about people that they feel such a compulsion to talk about and tear down others? What pleasure do we derive by gossiping about co-workers, bosses, Hollywood celebrities and sometimes even friends? Pull up just about any news site and there is no shortage of salacious stories, and gossip telling us about someone […]

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Ya, BUT

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I attended a communications seminar some time back that had us do a very different kind of exercise.  The object of the exercise was to try and convince someone that our idea was better than their’s without using the word “But”.  So you couldn’t say anything like, “ya, I see your point, BUT, bla, bla, […]

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Just Be Nice

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Sometimes being nice can be a tall order. Of course, it’s rather easy when all is well, and others are being nice to you. The challenge comes when things aren’t really working out the way you’d like, or when others are being less than nice to you. What do you do in those cases? Well, […]

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