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Matthew Wright
Works at Columbia Care
Attended Clackamas Community College
Lives in Portland, OR
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Just a few thoughts to start the morning.
Dangerous prayers. I just started a week long reading plan about Dangerous prayers. Is there such a thing? It starts off with the line from “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” saying that Aslan is not safe but He’s good. D...
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"True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost." Arthur Ashe With the quote above in mind, I ask again; Do you want...
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Do You Want to Be a Hero?
"True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost." Arthur Ashe With the quote above in mind, I ask again; Do you want to be a hero? In May of 2014 I wrot...
"True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost." Arthur Ashe With the quote above in mind, I ask again; Do you want...
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Be Still...
“ Be still and know that I am God. ” Psalm 46:10 Sometimes we need to learn to just “ Be still …”  It is in those moments of stillness, those moments of focusing on God and who He is that we allow ourselves to be assured of His greatness, of His ability to ...
“Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 Sometimes we need to learn to just “Be still…” It is in those moments of stillness, those moments of focusing on God and who He is that we allow ourselves to be assured...
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"For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind." 2 Timothy 1:7 Fear is not to be taken lightly. On Thursday I shared a post I wrote on Halloween of 2013 titled The Perplexity o...
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I posted this two years ago on Halloween and it is still relevant today!
I've never truly understood the fascination with Halloween. If you look at any polls asking people their greatest fear death is always high on the list, however we have this one day centered around a culture of death. It's a ...
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Dangerous Prayers
Dangerous prayers. I just started a week long reading plan about Dangerous prayers. Is there such a thing? It starts off with the line from “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” saying that Aslan is not safe but He’s good. Dangerous prayers. I guess a dang...
Dangerous prayers. I just started a week long reading plan about Dangerous prayers. Is there such a thing? It starts off with the line from “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” saying that Aslan is not safe but He’s good. D...
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"True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost." Arthur Ashe With the quote above in mind, I ask again; Do you want...
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Just a short reminder to start the new day with!
“Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 Sometimes we need to learn to just “Be still…” It is in those moments of stillness, those moments of focusing on God and who He is that we allow ourselves to be assured...
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"For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind." 2 Timothy 1:7 Fear is not to be taken lightly. On Thursday I shared a post I wrote on Halloween of 2013 titled The Perplexity o...
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The Spirit of Fear
"For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind." 2 Timothy 1:7 Fear is not to be taken lightly. On Thursday I shared a post I wrote on Halloween of 2013 titled The Perplexity of Halloween . In this post I shared how...
"For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind." 2 Timothy 1:7 Fear is not to be taken lightly. On Thursday I shared a post I wrote on Halloween of 2013 titled The Perplexity o...
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"Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, And Your dominion endures throughout all generations." Psalm 145:13 In the United States, as well as many other 'western' nations, we have been blessed to be in a nation friendly...
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Education
  • Clackamas Community College
    English/Writing, 2011 - 2011
  • World Harvest Bible College
    Evangelism/Missions, 2002 - 2004
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Gender
Male
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Teacher/Writer/Discipler
Introduction
I seek to build young leaders in today's society through the Word of God, fellowship and prayer.  My desire is to see the church return to the power and purity of the early church in the book of acts.
Work
Occupation
Preacher/ Teacher/ Writer
Employment
  • Columbia Care
    Resident Associate, 2013 - present
  • Northwest Mental Health
    Program Manager/ CSS, 2013 - present
  • Cascadia Behavioral Health
    Program Manager, 2012 - 2013
  • Connection Ministries
    Youth Pastor, 2009 - 2014
  • Northwest Mental Health
    Program Manager, 2010 - 2012
Places
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Currently
Portland, OR
Previously
Hurlach, Germany - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Columbus, OH