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The secret of sight

Jesus explains to Nicodemus why he’s there doing the things he’s doing, and it’s an explanation for all of us to hold hard to. It’s all about love. Not ours, but God’s. Continue reading

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The way of trust

2 Corinthians 5:1–21 When Paul wrote 2 Corinthians it was probably his fourth letter to the Christians of Corinth. In his earlier letters, Paul had written rather a stern message to correct the Corinthians. In this letter he is much … Continue reading

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God’s work ethic

1 Corinthians 15:45–58 Brothers and sisters, we are going to live in the kingdom of heaven. Jesus is already living there and he is preparing a place for us. Now, I can’t tell you when you are going to live … Continue reading

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Fragile and perplexed

2 Corinthians 4:1–10 A person I admire sent me an email this week. He said that when he was a young Christian he dreamed about having a great impact on the world. Then he grew up. Now his goal is … Continue reading

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Trust in the Lord

 (Matthew 5:38–48) When my father was 30 years old, a terrible thing happened. He broke my trust. I was four years old. Up to that moment, I had trusted my father absolutely. In my small childish world, he was God. … Continue reading

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Up and down and forward

John 3:9–21 Many people are unaware of their own cultural prejudices. We all make assumptions based on our cultures, and our experiences. Or to put it another way, we all wear tinted lenses that colour the world around us. We … Continue reading

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