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From around twitter today (5/30/12)

This… The establishing of God's Kingdom in the world is not contingent upon our programs, methods, Tweets or nifty PowerPoint presentations. — Elyse Fitzpatrick (@ElyseFitz) May 30, 2012 And this… God brings His Kingdom in through the prayer He creates

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Reflections on Lent: Amnesty from Parody

For me, Lent is a sigh of relief. One would think with the freedom we have in Christ to attend to the means of grace each Lord’s day, I wouldn’t need permission to be reflective, private, and worshipful. But I

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Thinking about the Great Commission and the Great Commandment

The preaching of the Gospel and the service of men’s need are equally authentic and essential parts of the church’s responsibility. But neither is a substitute for the other. No amount of service, however expert and however generous, is a

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Reflections on the Family Meal

I don’t know about you, but mealtime was never dull growing up. Well, that’s mostly accurate. Now, truth be told, I had all sorts of experiences around the family meal table. Of course there were the requisite good days and

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Covenant Renewal: A Time to Hear, a Time to Respond

Sometimes, quotes are good, and I would screw them up if I added too much. So enjoy these. From John Witvliet: “Christian worship is a like a covenant-renewal service in which the gathered reaffirm the vows made with God in

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  • RT @NotKennyRogers: It seems like liberals are extremely worried about the legal rights of anyone coming from anywhere except for the womb. 21 hours ago
  • RT @PetersonDaily: Perseverance is not the result of our determination, it is the result of God’s faithfulness. 21 hours ago
  • RT @DouthatNYT: One interesting way to read the post-2010 Obama is as a politician deeply, deeply motivated by his imagined post-presidency. 21 hours ago
  • RT @DouthatNYT: Judged strictly as policy, WH has widened 2 paths to legal residency: 1) smuggle a minor child across border; 2) cross bord… 22 hours ago
  • RT @rg7878: @BarackObama What does 'temporarily' mean? No one will come 'out of the shadows' for temporary status, will they? 22 hours ago

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