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Consumed by Unchecked Fury

Unchecked fury consumes everything in its path. To say the least, it is dangerous behavior to allow ourselves to be so overcome with passion that we potentially violate others. Divine revenge is promised against those who negatively impinge upon the … Continue reading

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Desperate Times call for Desperate People

Times had become desperate and intervention was imminent. Few were going to make it out alive. Not even the animals could escape this one. The events set in motion would forever change the face of the earth. Such were the … Continue reading

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Premeditated Tantrum

What is it about our natures that when we don’t get what we want we tend to take it out on others? Or when we are faced with the realization of our own inadequacies, we focus our disgust at those more … Continue reading

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Jockeying for First Place

Human desires are beauty in motion; an explosive and passionate display of thoroughbred energy. When unleashed from their gates, they produce a rush of adrenaline and excitement that will marvel even the most distant spectator. But, when undirected, they reek havok on and off … Continue reading

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The Dragon of Distraction

The excitement of a new school season punctuates the air. The urgency to finish outdoor projects presses in as the weather shifts towards Fall. Meetings, calendar events, unannounced visits–there is always something to distract and divert our attentions off course. … Continue reading

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Kid-a-fying Theology for Family Time

Why is it that those closest to us are often neglected from the benefits offered in ministry to others? I spent several years researching and writing Wineskins and it only recently dawned on me (as a result of my wife’s … Continue reading

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