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January 28, 2015

The Fruit of the Spirit: Patience

By: 
Jessica Fick
The fruit of the Spirit: patience

Years ago I heard a preacher say these words: “Patience is a virtue, and a virtue can’t hurt you.” 

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January 21, 2015

The Fruit of the Spirit: Faithfulness

By: 
Lisa Liou
Fruit of the Spirit: Faithfulness

When I first began leading and sharing in ministry responsibilities, I was full of vision and optimism. 

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January 20, 2015

Can the Fruit of the Spirit Change the World?

By: 
Lisa Rieck
Fruit of the Spirit

We love to recite them (especially to others, in a sing-songy voice).

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January 19, 2015

Speaking of Racial Reconciliation

By: 
Wes Foster
Martin Luther King Jr.

Faithful minister, brave prophet, unshakeable activist—Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is a national hero. 

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January 01, 2015

The Dirty Hands of Jesus

By: 
Cia Mathew
The dirty hands of Jesus

Once every couple of months, a group of volunteers crowds into the slim, cement walkways between the houses of the Bangkok slums. 

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December 30, 2014

The Power of Being Present

By: 
Catherine Watkins
The power of being present

Growing up, I rarely missed a day of school. 

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December 10, 2014

How to Help Friends Who Are Hurting

By: 
Steve Tamayo
Advent, helping friends in pain

I had only been married for a few years when cancer tried to kill my mother-in-law. 

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November 20, 2014

The Power of Radical Hospitality

By: 
Amy Hauptman
Radical hospitality

I had reached my breaking point.

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October 31, 2014

To Celebrate the Communion of Saints

By: 
Tish Harrison Warren

American evangelicals are rediscovering the church calendar.

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