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Being a Disciple Isn't About What You Do

Being a Disciple Isn’t About What You Do

It's not you...really.  Being a disciple is not about you and it's not about what you do.  Being a disciple is all about someone else.  In our case, that someone is Jesus. It's hard to get our ...

The Fast Way to Jesus – Episode 2 – Experimental Christian

Fasting is considered one of the most drastic spiritual disciplines....especially in America.  So what does happen when you stop eating and start pursuing Jesus? This week I decided to do a ...

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Four Things a Disciple of Jesus Isn’t

Jesus calls us to be his disciples.  He calls us to make disciples.   Disciples and discipleship has almost become a buzz word in the Christian sub culture. But what is a disciple?  Before we can ...

A Teacher - How to Pray

One Practical Way to Learn How to Pray

I learned how to pray that day.  I was probably eight or nine years old, and my grandma had dragged me to church. I remember sitting on the tail gate of an old farm truck behind a small church in ...

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Go Before the Throne – Three ways to pray more.

This past week, I participated a five day fast. One of the reasons for fasting is to give yourself more time to pray. So this got me thinking. Are there other simple things I could give up so I have ...

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Three Pitfalls of Fasting

Fasting isn't easy.  But sometimes the hardest thing about fasting isn't giving up something you love.  Over the past few days, I've learned there are some other pitfalls that can come with ...