Tag Archives: Overcoming life in Christ

A hidden key to living the overcoming life

One way we learn how to live the overcoming life is through trials and problems. It’s also probably one of the most misinterpreted and least liked ways of growing as a believer, but it’s one of the most effective ways. … Continue reading

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Greater Things

This is new song by Mack Brock called, “Greater Things” (you can get it here). I love this song because I’m continually awestruck by how God has proven Himself faithful to me, over and over again, for over 40 years … Continue reading

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The sheer brilliance of Jesus and His overcoming life

I agree with writers like Dallas Willard (Divine Conspiracy) who’ve said that Jesus’ teachings are the most brilliant in human history.  Especially what’s been dubbed the “Sermon On the Mount” (Matthew 5 – 7). This teaching goes beyond mere behavior modification or … Continue reading

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Saying yes to the process

We like instant answers and straight lines. We want to see the end from the beginning. God likes process and mystery. As Abi Stumvoll says in this video, this process is the least favorite thing about our life in Christ.

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We won’t find peace dancing at the Door

I want to share some things I’ve been pondering lately about how our relationship with the Father is critical to living the overcoming life we were meant to live. We had Jonathan and Amy Claussen, founders of Family Restoration Project, … Continue reading

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