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Doctor My Eyes

You once enjoyed going to the beauty shop every month. Not anymore. A brooding, black haired, black eyed, black nailed, black booted, black dressed Goth with a ring in her nose and a stud in her tongue cuts hair next … Continue reading

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Apathy or Opa?

“Nobody cares. It’s all about them.” That’s how a career missionary friend recently evaluated the American church. He contends that apathy toward outreach is epidemic. Consumed with our own needs and wants, we don’t care enough to take Christ across … Continue reading

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The power of one

There are times when “fewer” is better than “many.”  The classic illustration of that is Gideon.  You know the story well. Another stark example is Jesus and His twelve disciples. He trained individuals, not crowds.  It is intriguing to notice … Continue reading

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Are you a Mentor or a Coach?

Mentoring is Relationship: Mentoring can be found in example of Barnabus.  More than an encourager, the effect of Barnabus on the life of the apostle Paul (Acts 9) reached well beyond Paul’s own life and ministry. Howard Hendricks, in his … Continue reading

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