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Valiant for Truth - Practical Studies

A Pastor’s Reflections: Keep Your Close Friends Far Away
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In many churches one of the most popular people is the pastor and his family. I think people are naturally drawn to the person who stands before them each week and heralds the gospel.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Beating the Divorce Odds
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One of the commonplace facts I hear mentioned from time to time is that the divorce rate in our country is at fifty percent—one out of two marriages fails for one reason or another.

 
 
 
Latest Office Hours! Dr. Fesko on Songs of a Suffering King
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Office Hours talks with Dr. J.V. Fesko about his book Songs of a Suffering King: The Grand Christ Hymn of Psalms 1-8, and how our Lord has wisely given the Psalms, the songbook of the Bible, for the benefit of the church.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Meatloaf or Lobster?
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One of the best feelings in the world is to deliver a sermon and get positive feedback. You spend a large part of your week preparing your message—translating the text, studying its syntax, reading commentaries, looking over background materials, and then refining and honing your message.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: The Secret Service
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The pastorate can be an interesting vocation because you end up interacting with a lot of different types of people. In my pastorate I have met business people, former professional athletes, homemakers, fighter pilots, millionaires, scholars, politicians, and the like. I’m always intrigued and enjoy meeting people from all walks of life.