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Patience – The Fruit of the Spirit (part 5)

The fourth fruit of the Spirit listed in Galatians 5:22-23 is patience. In his book, The Curious Christian, Barnabas Piper writes: What if there is hope? What if the sun will rise again tomorrow on a new day with new mercies? What if God's promises are really worth trusting in and holding to? These are… Continue reading Patience – The Fruit of the Spirit (part 5)

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Good Reads 06.07.18 (on: life satisfaction, identity, and more!)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On being a father: When Your Son Needs Fatherly Approval by David McLemore I know too few men who feel the approval of their fathers. They grow up wondering if they’re pleasing to him. For some, that uncertainty results… Continue reading Good Reads 06.07.18 (on: life satisfaction, identity, and more!)

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The Reward of Patience

“And you shall do to Ai and its king as you did to Jericho and its king. Only its spoil and its livestock you shall take as plunder for yourselves…” ~ Joshua 8:2 When Israel went up against the city of Jericho, God commanded the army to make a complete desolation of the city. Silver,… Continue reading The Reward of Patience