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The Saturday Post(s)

If I Only Knew. The first three paragraphs will most likely get you to read the whole thing; which would be a very good thing. I contracted polio long after it was supposedly eradicated. The doctor misdiagnosed my symptoms because … Continue reading

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Why God Uses Suffering

No one likes to go through painful things, but it’s almost universally recognized that some of the most important lessons come from the most painful times.┬áChristians understand this not to be some universal principle that just works, but a grace … Continue reading

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The Two Hardest Things in Ministry

Thomas Watson: There are two things, which I have always looked upon as difficult. The one is, to make the wicked sad; the other is, to make the godly joyful. Sorrow in the godly comes from a double spring: either … Continue reading

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