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Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands – chapter 11 insights.

To help us overcome our fear of confronting one another and of being confronted, Tripp gives many caveats and clarifications to the concept of biblical rebuke: 1. Confrontation is rooted in the first great commandment – to love God If … Continue reading

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Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands – chapter 10 insights

Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands chapter 10 Personal ministry is not just about gathering the necessary information, but about making biblical sense of it…people do not live life based on the facts of their experiences, but on their interpretation of … Continue reading

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Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands – Chapter 1 insights

Our preaching group at Holy Trinity is reading Paul Tripp’s “Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands” together, a chapter a week.  We are writing emails to each other about what we found helpful in each chapter.  Here’s my first email to … Continue reading

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Don’t confuse the old and new man

One of the central tenets of Christian counselling is the putting off of the old self and putting on of the new (Ephesians 4:22-24). Most of our behavioural failures stem from the old self, with its ingrained patterns of sin. … Continue reading

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