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Our Father wants us to grow up into the deep likeness of his son, Jesus, anchored in his Word, animated by his Spirit, abiding in his presence, attached to his friends and activated in his Kingdom. 

Anytime anyone awakens from sleep and rises up to follow Jesus beyond the cozy confines of domesticated religion, they must be encouraged; for the armies of hell will come against that person. 

It takes enormous courage to tear down our altars to the lesser gods and to build a proper altar to the Lord your God.

It takes enormous courage to tear down our altars to the lesser gods and to build a proper altar to the Lord your God.

We want God to comfort us in our problematic life. In this frame, faith becomes more escape than engagement.

A change of life only begins with a change of heart. 

What if our deepest worth to God is actually not connected to our strengths but to our weaknesses?

God has a plan all right-- but it is not for your life. It's just the opposite. Your life is for his plan.

An encourager must learn to see others as God sees them and to persist in making that vision personally and particularly known.

Our God is on a mission to encourage us, not so much because we are needy of encouragement but because we have a MASSIVE MISSION in front of us.

Sin, in its deepest essence, is the condition of an unbelieving heart and an unbelieving or untrusting heart inevitably becomes a hardened heart.

Sin, in its deepest essence, is the condition of an unbelieving heart and an unbelieving or untrusting heart inevitably becomes a hardened heart.

Sin, in its deepest essence, is the condition of an unbelieving heart and an unbelieving or untrusting heart inevitably becomes a hardened heart.

The ongoing Holy Spirit chemotherapy for the deceitful sin cancer of an unbelieving heart is thick encouragement.

To "encourage" in the biblical sense of the term, is to stand in the stead and agency of Jesus, participating in the work of the Holy Spirit, to minister grace to human beings at the level of their inner person.

In a day and time when relationships are strained by fear and suspicion, holy love drives us out into the widening gaps.

Love not only covered our sins but transformed our hearts.

The cup Jesus drank is not a crown or a throne. It was a cross and a yoke.

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