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Going Deeper with God: I Cor. 4:5; Romans 12: 4-6

Eugene Peterson’s book Eat this Book teaches us to chew on a passage of scripture, digest it, and then put it to use in practical ways. Our early Christian fathers and mothers called this process Lectio Divina.  These two New Testament … Continue reading

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On Being Irrelevant

LIVING AS APPRENTICES In his column Heart to Heart on the Renovare website, Nathan Foster has written a delightful essay on the importance of being irrelevant.  He bases it on a quote by Henri Nouwen in  his book In the … Continue reading

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I am Somebody Special!

LIVING AS APPRENTICES A few months ago, my pastor mentioned during a worship service that this blog is the only one he reads regularly.  The people around me turned, smiled, and gave a thumbs up; of course, I felt warm … Continue reading

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