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Magnificence Magnified

“My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.” Luke 1:46-47 What is Mary saying? What does it mean to magnify the Lord? In a sermon, John Piper suggested that the word “magnify” can be used … Continue reading

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John Piper is Bad

Those who know me know how much I have been influenced by the teaching of John Piper.  This video pokes a little fun at him and is too funny!  Take a look! [youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-GxkAJ1OBU]

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What’s better than life?

I began my morning reading the Mission Network News report.  As I scanned the stories, this one from Africa caught my eye.  The study of Acts has tenderized my heart once again to the truth that the spread of the … Continue reading

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We Have One Precious Life

It’s the “new” TV season.  Since for me, Fall no longer means an excitement about returning to school–new pencils, new notebooks and book bags, I find myself anticipating and being excited by the promise of new Television shows!  I watch … Continue reading

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Soul Satisfied

“I say to the Lord, ‘You are my Lord; I have no good apart from you”…in your Presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forvermore.”   Psalm 16:2; 11 I pondered this verse this morning–quizzing myself … Continue reading

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The Fountain of God’s Mercy

Mike and I just returned from a trip to The Billy Graham Training Center in Asheville, North Carolina.   I had looked forward to this trip since September when I first heard that John Piper would be teaching Romans 12-13. He began teaching chapters … Continue reading

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The Goal of the Gospel

Until the gospel events of Good Friday and Easter and the gospel promises of justification and eternal life lead you to behold and embrace God himself as your highest joy, you have not embraced the gospel of God. You have … Continue reading

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