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Check Your Mindset

August 2, 2020

Many of my college students are intimidated by the Teaching Elementary Math Methods course. They say, “I’m just not good at math.

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Lift Up Your Heads

October 22, 2015

Lift Up Your Heads In one of his parables, philosopher Soren Kierkegaard wrote, “It happened that a fire broke out backstage in a theater. The clown came out to inform the public. They thought it was a jest and applauded. He repeated his warning. They shouted even louder. So I think the world will come to an end amid the general applause...

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Your Kingdom Come

September 12, 2019

Your Kingdom Come Children have an innate sense of fairness. If you give a piece of cake to each of two siblings, they will carefully examine each slice to ensure that they did not get the smaller one. Or, if one child gets a consequence for misbehavior, they will make sure their brother or sister gets the same treatment. In Psalm 17, David...

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Isaac and Rebekah: A Generous Love

January 5, 2013

Isaac and Rebekah: A Generous Love Yesterday we saw how this longest chapter in Genesis had many hints of God’s hand over Abraham’s family and the “seed of promise.” Today we see how the events of this story tell us much about the nature of marriage itself. Though we can’t be sure, many believe that Abraham’s “senior servant” is Eliezer of...

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Devotion for Feb. 9, 2009

February 9, 2009

Devotion for Feb. 9, 2009 Launched in 1999, the Covenant Marriage Movement is a collaborative effort among many churches, ministries, and organizations to promote strong marriages. Its fundamental belief is that a marriage is more than a contractual obligation. As a sample covenant marriage ceremony reads, "God intends for your marriage to...

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Devotion for Jun. 27, 2004

June 27, 2004

Devotion for Jun. 27, 2004 In a Christianity Today article entitled, “Losing Our Promiscuity,” author Paula Rinehart quoted a woman in her twenties with a history of sexual promiscuity. “I wish I hadn’t given so much of myself,” she lamented. “I feel that some of my experiences thinned my soul, and such an effect takes time to undo.” One...

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Final Exhortations: Love, Purity, Contentment

October 29, 2018

Final Exhortations: Love, Purity, Contentment A recent poll asked people about their perceptions of Christianity. The leading negative impression cited was hypocrisy, the perception that Christians say one thing but live another way. The danger of hypocrisy is not new, and the final chapter in the book of Hebrews offers a series of exhortations...

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Devotion for Apr. 18, 2004

April 18, 2004

Devotion for Apr. 18, 2004 Columnist George Will summarized the state of marriage in America: “More than 40 percent of America’s first marriages end in divorce. Cohabitation by unmarried het- erosexual couples has risen rapidly from 523,000 in 1970 to 4.9 million today. Procreation outside of marriage . . . has lost much of its stigma now...

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Devotion for June 26, 2009

June 26, 2009

Devotion for June 26, 2009 The Internet is making divorce cheaper and easier. One Web site proclaims, "We are divorce specialists!" It claims over 250,000 satisfied users, gives step-by-step instructions for divorce in every state, and offers a money-back guarantee on court approval of documents prepared at the site. Another company advertises...

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Devotion for August 26, 2005

August 26, 2005

Devotion for August 26, 2005 In 1990, Dr. Robert McQuilken resigned as president of Columbia Bible College and Seminary. He voluntarily stepped away from a career that he loved in order to care for his wife Muriel, who needed constant care due to Alzheimer’s disease. In explaining his decision, Dr. McQuilken wrote, “To put God first means...

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