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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Same Kind of Different as Me

It’s one of the best books that I’ve ever read in my life. Even my wife Evelyn, who devours books avidly, was amazed at how quickly I finished this book. Usually, because of my biblical training, I scour each sentence … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 07

Chapter 9: A Long Time Ago, In a Garden Far, Far Away   P128    Mack about Sarayu (Holy Spirit) – No wonder so many people are a little unnerved at relating to her…She obviously is not a being who is … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 06

Chapter 7: God on the Dock   P105    …but Jesus went straight to Papa and, kneeling at her feet, began to wipe off the front of her clothes. He worked down to her feet and gently lifted one foot at … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack (04)

< Chapter 5: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner   P67      Perhaps there is a suprarationality: reason beyond the normal definitions of fact or data-based logic; something that only makes sense if you can see a bigger picture of reality. Maybe … Continue reading

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