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[RadCast] Seasonal vs. Eternal Satisfaction :::

The Psalmist says “satisfy us with… your *unfailing* love…”. Does this mean that we may find a certain level of satisfaction in situations or contexts that are AWESOME(!) yet may change? I think so. How does *unfailing* love play into … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Unfailing Love :::

How better to start our week together than in focusing on the unfailing love of God? There’s no better way to start the day than Psalm 91:14. Happy Monday!

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[RadCast] Self-Discipline:::

Paul says “run in such a way as to get the prize.” This is one of those passages that keeps me going when life is hard and days are long. The prize = the coming Kingdom of God, where everything … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Campaign Ads and God’s Wisdom :::

[RadCast] $7Billion and God’s Wisdom :::We are long on information and short on wisdom. Proverbs 2 reminds us to seek God’s wisdom for the treasure that it is — a treasure ultimately embodied in the resurrected Christ. Proverbs 2:1-11, 1 … Continue reading

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[RadCast] The Saw & the Mask

I heard myself complaining about something yesterday. It made me realize how easily my inconveniences get classified as suffering and end up becoming a distracting. Following Jesus costs a lot more than I’ve ever had to give in this life. … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Breathing Life/Christ :::

I’ve spent all week trying this out as a way to somehow remember that “to live is Christ.” My hunch is that we’ll spend the rest of eternity understanding what that actually means (Philippians 1:21).

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[RadCast] To Live (for others) is Christ:::

As it turns out, since life=Christ, life = serving others… even existing for others, just like Jesus. The old saying is true: it’s not about me. Philippians 1:21-24

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[RadCast] What Does “To Live is Christ” Mean? :::

Sometimes we use phrases without catching the weight of their meaning, and “to live is Christ” is one of ’em. I pose three questions that help us get a little deeper on this profound mystery — not that I follow … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Baptism, Pt 2 – New Identity :::

They asked Peter “what do we do?” and he simply said “repent and be baptized.” Baptism is the sign/symbol that reminds us that we have died to our old nature and have put on the new. Our identity, our associations, … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Baptism, Part 1: Renouncing Evil :::

Water baptism is not an act of self-actualization. The ancient church viewed baptism as a public confession of both our associations and our severed ties. We’re saying our “yes” to Jesus and, thus, our “no” to Satan and the forces … Continue reading

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