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He Thought He Was A Failure After 17 Years of Service

In 1912, Dr. William Leslie went to live and minister in a remote corner of the Congo as a medical missionary.  For 17 years, he labored.  He and his wife carved a rough patch out of the jungle to serve as their base.  They endured a hurricane, which struck the night before one of their children  »  Read More

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Liberal Churches are Dying, Conservative Churches Thriving

A January 4, 2017 Washington Post article by David Haskell highlighted a Canadian study noting the trend of decline for liberal churches.  Further, Haskell pointed out the 2015 Pew Research Center study that mainline protestant churches are shrinking by 1 million members annually. Specifically  »  Read More

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Self-fulfillment, selfish ambition, and the way of the cross

Imagine if you were offered the biggest raise of your life, the corner office and ruling power over your company.  And imagine if that offer kept coming from multiple people and multiple ways.  Imagine as well if all those around you urged you to take that position, which they whispered in your  »  Read More

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