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Monday Matters: Change Your Mind

Change Your Mind by Jean-Marie Jobs The other day I was reading Acts 3:19 where Peter is asking the crowd to 'repent of their sins and turn to God'. This word, metaneo, which is translated here as ‘repent’, is probably more accurately translated as ‘change your mind’....

Throw Back Thursday: Creative Power of Words

Creative Power of Words (This blog was originally published by Nathan Neighbour on February 2, 2015) We are designed to translate the spiritual into the physical. Sound a bit creepy?  Don't worry, you do it all the time without thinking... well, with thinking.  We are...

Wise Words Wednesday: The Musclebound Baby

Seth's Blog: The Musclebound Baby (The link to the original blog is here) That's pretty unlikely. When we see someone with well developed abs, we don't say, "oh sure, he was born that way." Instead, we realize that a lot of effort went into it. The same thing ought to...

Monday Matters: Riding Out the Storm

Riding Out the Storm by Jean-Marie Jobs Last month, I was in Florida right before Hurricane Irma hit. My training was cancelled and I was fortunate enough to be able to change my flight and depart prior to it landing.  However, I ended up at a hotel for 2 days by...

Throw Back Thursday: Trusting Jesus With Our Lives, Pt. 4

Trusting Jesus With Our Lives, Pt. 4 by Amanda Whaley (This blog was originally published on January 19, 2015) From The Spirit of The Disciplines by Dallas Willard: "We cannot behave “on the spot” as Jesus did and taught if in the rest of our time we live as everybody...

Wise Words Wednesday: Preparing (For The Test of Time)

Seth's Blog: Preparing (For The Test of Time) (The link to the original blog is here.) We have a word for the fruitless search for perfect: perfectionism. And we have a word for what we do when we dumb something down to get approval: the committee. But what do we call...