Tag Archives: Renewing your mind

Superior Freedom

Culture is downstream from the Kingdom of God, not the other way around. What this means is that our identity and influence first must come from Kingdom realities, which will then influence our culture. Yet, many followers of Jesus are … Continue reading

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Surrender Shift

“It’s the inside-outside, upside-down kingdom where you lose to gain and you die to live.” This is a lyric from Misty Edwards’ song, “Servant of All.” While we may give the thought of this a hearty “amen!”, do we understand … Continue reading

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You are NOT a “caterpillar” saved by grace!

You are not a “caterpillar” saved by grace; you are a new creation…a “butterfly” in Christ! It’s popular in evangelical Christianity to call ourselves “sinners saved by grace.” While we may still commit sins, the Bible only identifies us as … Continue reading

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Why a heavenly mindset is important

Whose brain have you been using? The one God intended you to use or, as Igor (Marty Feldman) would put it, the “abby-normal” one? Of course, we only have one brain, but we can have more than one mindset.

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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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