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How to Establish a Culture that is Consistent with Your Vision

Originally posted on Trevor Nashleanas:
For as long as I can remember vision has been the primary topic of many leadership discussions.  It has long understood said that it’s the leader’s responsibility to get his people from “here” to “there.”…

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Rinse and Repeat

Originally posted on Growing Forward:
1. False god promises greater joy through disobedience to God. 2. Person believes the lie. 3. Real life happens. 4. False god’s lie is exposed for what it really is. Rinse and repeat.

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Is the Casual Approach to Church Producing Casual Christians?

Originally posted on Not For Itching Ears:
It is worse than it looks! It doesn’t  matter which study you read about the church, because they all say pretty much the same thing:  The church is in decline. The church is…

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Worship: Why Your Church Is Failing And What You Can Do About It

Originally posted on Not For Itching Ears:
From my view in the cheap seats, it seems that what it means to worship God has become open to interpretation. Can I worship God any way I want to? Does church leadership…

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Far-Fetched Interpretations

In researching how much the Reformers relied on or referenced the early church fathers, I ran across this article on The Old Jamestown Church blog. That particular post defends the Reformation view of salvation by faith alone with citations from … Continue reading

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Overcomers: What Are We Overcoming and What Are We Living For?

Yesterday I met a boy, Johnny, for the second time. The first time was several years ago. He has been burned over his entire body. The last time I met the sister who plucked him from the fire like a … Continue reading

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Hey, I’m a Cancer Survivor, too.

This blog is meant to be a bit more than my former The Rest of the Old, Old Story blog. I’m condensing all my blogs, except the ones that are mostly automatically created by my web sites, Christian-History.org and Proof-of-Evolution.com, … Continue reading

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Welcome to PaulFPavao.wordpress.com

Wow, was I astounded to find that PaulPavao.wordpress.com had been taken. It’s not even being used! I am making an attempt to move here because I have struggled so much with getting a design I like it with wordpress.org software. … Continue reading

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Through the Bible in a Year: Leviticus

This week’s through the Bible reading through Leviticus, which we will chew through in a week. Mon: Ch. 1-6 Tues: Ch. 7-11 Wed: Ch. 12-16 Thur: Ch. 17-21 Fri: Ch. 22-27 Exciting goal in front of me this week! Keep … Continue reading

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Through the Bible in a Year: Exodus 29 Through 32

Today’s Bible Reading is Exodus 29-32. Overall year’s plan is here. This Week Is Readers Week! We’ve covered a lot in these first four weeks through the Bible, and I’ve gotten great feedback and input from y’all. Now I need … Continue reading

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