December 22, 2019
Here’s the thing: Christmas’ good news – God becoming a human so he could pay for our sins on the cross – is bad news for me, at least in the short run. It means I no longer get to be in control of my life, but must turn over control to God.
It took a humiliating event to get me to make progress in my quest for humility. In one job, I was forced to resign—resign or be fired.
My Tragedy Turned to Triumph
October 21, 2019
I really don’t like fasting. I often get a headache when I fast, and it makes me cranky. I’m told some people get greater spiritual clarity and a sens...
Self-Denial: So Hard, But So Good
November 17, 2018
Here’s the thing: Christmas’ good news – God becoming a human so he could pay for our sins on the cross – is bad news for me, at least in the short ru...
The Good News of Christmas Is Really Bad News (or Vice Versa)
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Humility is True, Pride is a Lie
December 22, 2018
How Budgeting Increases the Joy of Giving
December 15, 2018
Trying To Be Who We Really Are
December 8, 2018
Following God is Hard . . . and Easy
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Following God Can Be Like a Bed of Nails
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Dying to Live