How to Sleep Like a Baby

This is part 10 in the Growing in Grace teaching series. Listen here: There is a story about a man who so tired of his anxiety that he paid someone $1,000,000 a year to worry for him. A friend asked, “You are not a wealthy man. How are you going to pay him $1,000,000 a […]

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9 Passages on Peace

Isaiah 26:3, You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. (ESV) 1 Peter 5:7, Cast all your anxieties on him because he cares for you. (NIV 84) Psalm 4:8, “In peace I will both lie down and sleep, For You alone, O LORD, make me to dwell […]

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My New Pastoral Job Description

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How Sanctification Works

One of my spiritual heroes is a pastor from the 19th century named Octavius Winslow. In fact, I named my youngest child after him, calling her “Sarah Wynn.” The Wynn is from Winslow. Get it? Sarah is after Jonathan Edward’s wife. But I digress. His book, The Work of the Holy Spirit (1840), has had a profound effect […]

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The Lord is My Strength

Isaiah 41:10, Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Philippians 4:13, I can do all things through him who strengthens me. Listen:  In his book, David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell […]

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