Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

A hockey game was only a few days away between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Detroit Red Wings. Two co-workers were talking about the upcoming game, one being a Leafs fan, and the other a hard-core supporter of the Red Wings. Each strongly believed that “their” team would be...

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Our Homeless Leader

Sometimes Jesus is referred to as a homeless man. After all, in Luke 9:58 Jesus said, “Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head.” For many of the homeless people I have met, they do in fact have homes...

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Broken Believers

Broken. All of us have, at one point or another, felt like we were broken. As if something within us had been shattered. Or bruised.  We know this to be true. Sometimes we can articulate exactly why we feel this why. Perhaps a loved one died. Other times a close...

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The Birds and the Bees: A Basic Field Guide For Parents

For many of us in the church there is something that we don’t talk about. We parents often refuse to talk to our children about it—meanwhile surrounding culture has no problem offering an alternative education on the subject. The messages are everywhere: magazines, billboards, movies, songs on the radio and...

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