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Guts & Glory In Spiritual Growth — Path, Rocks, Thorns, Fertile Ground

Spiritual growth is not for sissies.  It takes great guts to grow in God.  Not everybody has the courage, strength, and endurance to do it.  Jesus told a parable about a path, rocks, thorns, and fertile ground that illustrates the … Continue reading

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Is God Like Map Quest Or A GPS?

Some people think that God is like Map Quest:  He gives you directions, a plan, instructions.  Then you study them and figure out how to follow them, if you want to.  (And/or you go to weekly meetings and listen to someone … Continue reading

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