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New Post On Christians & Vision Boards, Coming Up Soon! | Quick Update

For a few weeks, I’ve been prepping to cover a second post on the topic of vision boards. This time diving into criticisms I’ve received, but only after looking at the main components of a vision board. My original post covered the topic briefly and then I focused on what it means for the Christian… Continue reading New Post On Christians & Vision Boards, Coming Up Soon! | Quick Update

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Is it Slander or is it Discernment? (Mike Ratliff) | Community Spotlight

by Mike Ratliff 8 But do not be called Rabbi; for One is your Teacher, and you are all brothers. 9 Do not call anyone on earth your father; for One …Is it Slander or is it Discernment? Really enjoyed this post. I know speaking about false teachers often is uncomfortable for many. There is… Continue reading Is it Slander or is it Discernment? (Mike Ratliff) | Community Spotlight

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“Not Being Thankful” & Going Straight To Christmas | Don’t Let This Divide You

I’ve been seeing some concerns and some complaints about people getting upset with others who appear to “jump right into Christmas,” and not have time for “being thankful.” Today’s post is directed at my American readers. The main idea is people who seem excited for Christmas in October or November, or even before, seem to… Continue reading “Not Being Thankful” & Going Straight To Christmas | Don’t Let This Divide You

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Can Christians Celebrate Halloween? | Alan (Polite Leader) & Allen Parr (The Beat)

A month ago, I shared Mike Winger’s vid “A pastor shares his thoughts on Halloween.” Mikes’ video was much longer than the two I am going to share today. I tried to pick videos in which some new things are added to the discussion. Alan from Polite Leader often discusses false teaching and critiques contemporary… Continue reading Can Christians Celebrate Halloween? | Alan (Polite Leader) & Allen Parr (The Beat)

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The Time A Christian Visited A Psychic (Melissa Dougherty)

I remember someone I knew asking if it was ok to see a psychic. The desperation and desire to connect with deceased loved ones is real. The desire to feel more in control by knowing the future is something many want. It’s tempting when someone appears to have information, but do we care about the… Continue reading The Time A Christian Visited A Psychic (Melissa Dougherty)

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A Pastor Shares His Thoughts On Halloween (Mike Winger)

Every time I have wanted to talk about Halloween on the blog, I either do not have enough information or not enough time, usually both. So this year, I’m going to try to share with you some resources to help you think about the topic. Is Halloween ok? Is it not ok? How should Christians… Continue reading A Pastor Shares His Thoughts On Halloween (Mike Winger)

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What Is True Christian Living (What Does NOT Make One A Christian?)

I'm going to try to write this as gently as I can. I want to write this bearing myself in mind, and being open to falling short. Another clarification is that godly living is a fruit that comes from salvation, godly living does not give us salvation. Godly living is a process as we grow… Continue reading What Is True Christian Living (What Does NOT Make One A Christian?)

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What Is The Gift Of Encouragement

(Updated: February 14th, 2022 - Minor edits) Encouragement is a very special spiritual gift. One that often gets hidden. One that people may feel is not "good enough." But we are all told every part of the Body of Christ (the true Church) is important. Every toe is as important as an eye. It’s important… Continue reading What Is The Gift Of Encouragement