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Woe to you Pharisees! You give a tenth of mint, rue, and every kind of herb, and you bypass justice and love for God.
Is struggling through a long Sunday at church worth it? - Deseret News
These things you should have done without neglecting the others. And I wonder if the same indictment could be made against church leaders like me, and the church culture you and I are a part of. I want to be part of the church like God has designed it to be. The kind of church that can change the world. As these thoughts flood my mind, the pastor asks me to pray for this church at the close of our gathering.
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It is sometimes speaking words of comfort. It is sometimes speaking unwelcome words calling people to conversion. It is sometimes being praised for your service. It is sometimes being called every name in the book for telling the truth. Lived correctly, it is always about being a servant in Persona Christi. It is difficult but rewarding. It is a constant call to give witness. It is willingly being the poster child for being countercultural. It is about dying to self intentionally every day.
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Home Articles. Giving up on church is not a new temptation, either. But the bottom line is, church is not a hobby. The question is, will I do faith my way or His? Suzanne Hadley Gosselin is a freelance writer and editor.
She graduated from Multnomah University with a degree in journalism and biblical theology. She lives in California with her husband, Kevin, who is a family pastor, and her four young children: Josiah, Sadie, Amelia and Jackson. Celebrating the season is about more than just adding activities to an already packed schedule. It should be no surprise that Mister Rogers has regained popularity in the past few years. Mister Rogers did wonderful things by listening to who a person was. Making disciples — whatever their marital status — happens when we walk in the footsteps of Jesus. My life may never match my Pinterest board dreams.
But Jesus has saved me from needing to be perfect or impressive, and all my insufficiencies will never change my standing with Him.