Category Archives: Series Topics

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Focus on Addiction Continues ~ Guest Blogger Coming Tomorrow

Coming Tomorrow ~ We’ll be putting a capstone on our brief series on addictions tomorrow, and to help do that, we’ll introduce you to a gifted author, committed follower of Jesus, and treasured friend and colleague, Beckie Lindsey, who will be … Continue reading

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Addiction Rewired ~ from Heartache to Heaven

In last week’s post, Addiction—Hardwired for Heartache, our cat, Dusty, helped to briefly illustrate one facet of the pervasive plague of addiction, perhaps the most persistent, destructive, and costly epidemic our nation has ever faced. We mentioned that the obsessive pursuit … Continue reading

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Addiction ~ Hardwired for Heartache

We had a cat once. His name was Dusty, although having his own name was not something he seemed to find particularly engaging. If it ever mattered to him one way or another, he kept it to himself. Dusty was … Continue reading

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Admonition–A Call to be Something More than Just ‘Not Drunk’

“Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour” (1 Peter 5:8-9 NKJV). “Alcohol kills more teenagers than all other drugs combined. It is a factor in the three … Continue reading

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Admonition–Be Compassionate

The unavoidable reality of what happened to those Coptic Christians on that beach last Sunday keeps running around my head in a loop these days. Many are asking, including me, what would it take to generate a response in this … Continue reading

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Admonition – It’s Valentine’s Day, So Love Strongly!

As the point of this writing on Valentine’s Day, 2015, and since my wife and I don’t wait for holidays to express love for each other, I had established a clear resolve not to have my writing affected by it. … Continue reading

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