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Valiant for Truth - The Christian life

A Pastor’s Reflections: Run Your Own Race
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In my pre-parent life, I used to have time to run a few triathlons—sprints, mainly. One of the things that I found personally discouraging was the fact that the race event staff would write your age on your calf muscle with a large waterproof marker.

 
 
 
Office Hours: Sanctification and the Fruit of the Spirit with Dr. Kim
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Office Hours talks with Dr. Julius J. Kim, Dean of Students and Associate Professor of Practical Theology, about Sanctification and the Fruit of the Spirit.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Liar, liar, pants on fire!
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One of the strangest tendencies I’ve found in ministry is that people will meet you for the first time and tell whoppers—huge lies. I’m not sure why they do this, but they do.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Juggling
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Life is busy. When you stop to think about it, there are so many things that an average family has to do: school, sports activities for the kids, church, church activities, work, maintaining work relationships, exercise, witnessing to your friends and family, taking care of your own household, and the like.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: I Don’t Know
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Ideally as the pastor you should be one of the better-educated people in your church. You have likely gone to college and then studied for three or four years to earn your MDiv. During that time you’ve probably read thousands upon thousands of pages of theological literature.