Humility and the Humiliation of Christ

I prayed for humility once, and God was swift and generous in his humiliation. I didn’t pray again for several years for that particular virtue, but I should have. Humiliation, like the Spirit’s conviction, is never pleasant, but it is good. We’re in a series through Proverbs right now, and

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Two Stories of Redemption

There are a thousand stories.  I’ll tell two:  You never know what part you’ll play in a person’s story of redemption. I think of the story we usually call the prodigal son, though really the story is about a father who longs for his children—both of them—to come feast with

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March 2021

There are a thousand stories; I’ll tell three (with changed names): One: I come early to church on Sundays to meet with John and Robyn. We spend an hour praying for the needs we encounter throughout the week and praising God for his provision; usually we run out of time.

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