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Danny Dowell
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Living in Light of Grace
As followers of Jesus we live in light of Grace. We are asked to follow Jesus actively. Often the focus we hear from others is on how we should not live. It is as if avoiding sin is following Jesus. We must, of course, live in a manner worthy of God, how...

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Being Good vs. Appearing Good
At times in life we are presented with the choice of being good vs. appearing good. It is often that to appear good to the masses a person must subvert the truth or make others look bad. Often those who look good are simply those who most evilly make anyon...

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Not Yet to God's Promises
Often we feel issue with God's promises. God's promises seem to not be being fulfilled. The issue of course is with our stance and perspective. We do not see God's promises in the light of eternity and we lack the patience to look past the moment. We ofte...

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Opinion
There is only one opinion which matters in the end that of God. We often are pulled in may directions by many voices. We need to have courage to have one thought. To think only of following Jesus. If God thinks well of us we should be satisfied that we ar...

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Loyalty
Loyalty is a virtue often forgotten in the current day. It is a difficult virtue to practice as loyalty requires multiple people to practice the virtue together. Loyalty is an a sense a communal virtue. We can seek to be loyal, but if others are not willi...

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Speaking by Example
As Christian our lives matter as much or more than our words. If we speak of compassion we will only be listened to if we live with compassion. Our lives are a picture which shows others more than our words. We must be before we can credibly speak. Once w...

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Christian Love is Inconvenient
Worldly love is expressed usually as self love. Worldly love for the other is dependent on response and love is given because it befits the person loving. Christian love is different is that love is expressed regardless of response. We are often called to...

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Truth must be Expressed in Love
The primary Christian virtue is love. If we have all things, but lack love we have nothing. Truth always must be expressed with love. Truth may be uncomfortable, but the expression of truth should always aim to edify others. Speaking the truth without lov...

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Being and Speaking
If we wish for the world to listen to our message we must first be someone. One of the reasons people listen to Jesus is that he was someone. Simply being someone is, of course, not enough we must also have something of value to say. The world will not li...
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