Jesus Has Something to Say

Last night, together with four churches in North County, we celebrated Good Friday. We celebrated the death of Jesus because we know that Jesus has risen and we know that the brutality and injustice of the cross was a mere stop along the way for Jesus. We celebrated because we...
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Obliterating Insecurity

If you are human, then you wrestle with insecurity. Even as an incredibly confident person, if you are truly honest, you have moments and areas in your life where you are owned by fear and uncertainty. Insecurity screams in our face, “You have to be someone special. You have to...
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Calibrate Week 2: A Battle for Truth

We say we want truth, but do we really? Do we really want to know the truth about ourselves? Do we really want to know the truth about our sin and its depth? The following comes from the sermon yesterday. Rooting out sin is almost always painful but it IS ALWAYS purifying to our...
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4 Truths from 1 John Chapter 1

Truth 1 John 1:8-10 8 If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. 9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 10 If we say we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word...
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TPG: A Thought About Truth

Truth: 1 Peter 4:19 says, “Therefore let those who suffer according to God’s will entrust their souls to a faithful Creator while doing good.” This verse is filled with truth that is a rock to us as we navigate this life. First, we are called to entrust our souls. The word...
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TruthPeopleGod

TRUTH Romans 1:25 “For they exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever. Amen.” Truth in this verse is alethia, which means that which is true under any matter of consideration. It is...
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#praythepsalms #steadfastlove

Last year I read the Psalms, one each day. I tried to focus in on one phrase to be a prayer for me for that day. I called it “Praying the Psalms”. Lately, I have started this practice again. This time, I focused in on the phrase “Steadfast Love”. I have...
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