Stuck in the Mud
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Stuck in the Mud

It is not uncommon for a believer to feel “stuck in the mud”. It can happen in nearly every area of our lives, from the spiritual to the practical. Perhaps you have labored tirelessly on a project only to see it flounder or even fail; perhaps you are seeking to build a relationship only to...

A Fork in the Road
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A Fork in the Road

When we moved to Minneapolis for seminary I recall very clearly how much I dreaded driving in the Cities. This was years before we had Google maps and a soothing voice telling you exactly what to do several blocks in advance of doing it, so it was not uncommon for me to be driving along...

Abide In Me
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Abide In Me

As we continue to look at how we are to live as ‘exiles’ and ‘strangers’, this week we will journey to John 15:1-11. In these verses Jesus offers us a magnificent picture of what it is to “abide in Me” and as we look to His words we will find encouragement and exhortation as well...

Living As Exiles
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Living As Exiles

In my own little world, there has been lots of moving pieces these last few weeks. Amidst a COVID contact quarantine and COVID infection in our immediate family, a difficult season of health and transition in the life of a father-in-law, an election that poses significant and potentially ominous forebodings for our Christian faith, and...

The Mentality of God’s Spokesman
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The Mentality of God’s Spokesman

The President of the AFLC – Pastor Lyndon Korhonen – shares a message from Jeremiah 15:19-21 called “The Mentality of God’s Spokesman.” He asks: “How do you as a believer extract the precious from the worthless in our culture?