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40 days of transformation: Day 3 – love myself

Jesus said “love your neighbour as yourself.”  God expects me to do good and look after my neighbour, not harm them. To be kind, compassionate, thoughtful, patient, forgiving and so on. One of the dangers I have found in Christian … Continue reading

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I not longer live…Galatians 2:20 Matt Chandler

“I am here to celebrate my own death.”  I no longer live but Christ lives in me.  Matt Chandler on Galatians 2:20:

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The road to ministry burnout

I have been a vicar for 22 months. When I arrived from a great curacy I was spiritually close to the Lord, physically healthy and emotionally robust. After 15 months in post I was suffering signs of stress; poor sleep, … Continue reading

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Holiness and its counterfits

What is holiness? Horatius Bonar sets out what it isn’t and points to Christ for what it is in the opening paragraphs of chapter 9 of God’s Way of Holiness. That which among men so frequently takes the name of … Continue reading

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