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    Following Jesus Will Bring Division – Luke 12:49-53

    Posted: Oct 21, 2014

    It can be tough, very tough, to follow Jesus. I have often heard people pray very sweetly, “Lord, I want more of you and all that you have planned for me.” I’m ninety per cent sure those who prayed those words were thinking of all the blessings which would come their way. Jesus never promised only blessings. The road he would walk would include deep hardship and suffering, and it may be no easier for the person who follows him.

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    Who Left On the Lights?

    Posted: Jun 20, 2014

      George Bullard writes about visiting with a pastor who superbly dealt with a senior in his church who was upset the lights had been left on in the sanctuary. The pastor was gentle, carefully diffused the senior’s annoyance, and avoided getting hooked into an emotional response to the complaint.The event became, for George, an insight into how that pastor had gradually helped the seniors in the church let go of their focus on small things and fall in love with Jesus again. The ...

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