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Serenity is a Grace Gift

“This life is not a canvas of serenity dotted with seasons of trial and tribulation, but a canvas of struggle dotted seasons of serenity.” – She Reads Truth Why do I get this so backwards all the time? I walk through life seeking peace, happiness, calmness… perfection. Then I get all twisted up in self-righteousness […]

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Hypocrisy — Where does it come from?

How do you feel when someone says: “Do as I say, not as I do“?

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3 Problems with the Theory of “Generational Curses”

We were discussing the doctrine of sin, and one of my students asked me: “What do you think of generational curses?” This depends on what you mean by a generational curse. If a person means that a person can be socialized to learn sinful habits from parental influence, then the idea makes good sense (although […]

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Pride

“Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.”

’- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

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Sin – Exceedingly Sinful

The infinite value of the sacrifice required for our redemption reveals the fact that sin is a tremendous evil.