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The Holy Journey

This entry is part 11 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

Some people really like road trips. I could take them either way. But one major improvement that I’ve lived with most of my life is a wonderful piece of technology called a GPS. There’s nothing like having an eye in … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New

This entry is part 12 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

Every time I go to the mall, especially a new one I’ve never visited, every once in a while as you walk the main halls you will see a giant map. They usually have some kind of mark to identify … Continue reading

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7 Big Holiness Concepts

This entry is part 13 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

Without realizing it, we Christians tend to make up big words that new people were people in the world don’t understand. It’s hard to talk about holiness without using these words for us. So I wanted to take a moment … Continue reading

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2 Sides of a Coin

This entry is part 14 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

Our perspective is so small compared to God’s. We can only see things a certain way. I can’t tell you how many times my perspective has been expanded by new experiences. Experience is a good teacher. It changes the way … Continue reading

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Victory is Possible

This entry is part 15 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

I have several friends who don’t like to be told something is impossible. They take it as a personal challenge to do the thing you tell them can’t be done. Of course, this is doing it for themselves. They want … Continue reading

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The Joint Venture

This entry is part 16 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

There tends to be a debate among Christians concerning works and faith. I talked about that in a previous post. But there are other questions about how holiness actually happens in our character and deeds. Paul tells us to work … Continue reading

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From Glory to Glory

This entry is part 17 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

Even among Christians there are different messages about holiness. Some talk about sin and the flesh putting up a constant battle against the Christian. They say a life seeking holiness will struggle to maintain it. We try but we fail. … Continue reading

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7 Power Moves Against Temptation

This entry is part 18 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

It’s one of the hottest topics in Christian circles. Preachers are always talking about temptation, desires, and sins. You get all types of teaching on the subject. On the conservative side, preachers and teachers are almost apocalyptic, telling you it’s … Continue reading

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Road Rules

This entry is part 19 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

Everyone wants to live life successfully. One of the hottest topics in self-help circles is learning life hacks to make everything easier and simpler. There are general and specific hacks we can apply for an edge. But we seek God’s … Continue reading

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20/20 Foresight

This entry is part 20 of 140 in the series Holiness Matters

It seems this year has gone by so fast. As another year fades into the background, most Americans focus on the future. We want to know what’s coming next so we can prepare for it. Our national culture “bakes in” … Continue reading

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