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Noel Jesse Heikkinen (Follower of Jesus. Husband. Dad. Pastor. Recovering Hypocrite.)

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John Newton thinks you might pray too long
10 months ago

John Newton thinks you might pray too long

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“The chief fault of some good prayers is, that they are too long; not that I think we should pray by the clock, and limit ourselves precisely to a certain …
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We are in the Lord’s School
1 year ago

We are in the Lord’s School

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“We are in the Lord’s school–the school of the cross. His daily providential dispensations are suited to wean our attachment from everything here on earth–and to convince us that this …
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C.S. Lewis on Pride
1 year ago

C.S. Lewis on Pride

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“Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man. We say that people are proud of being rich, or clever, …
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Martin Luther King Jr
1 year ago

Martin Luther King Jr

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“I say to you, this morning, that if you have never found something so dear and precious to you that you will die for it, then you aren’t fit to …
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C.S. Lewis on Temptation
1 year ago

C.S. Lewis on Temptation

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“No man knows how bad he is till he has tried very hard to be good. A silly idea is current that good people do not know what temptation means. …
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We Always Marry the Wrong Person
1 year ago

We Always Marry the Wrong Person

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Tim and Kathy Keller (from The Meaning of Marriage)

“Destructive to marriage is the self-fulfillment ethic that assumes marriage and the family are primarily institutions of personal fulfillment, necessary for us …
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Living in Community
1 year ago

Living in Community

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“The movement upward [toward God] cannot be separated from the movement toward our neighbor.  Both belong indissolubly together…Standing under God’s rule means living in community with God and with the …
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Emotional Blackmail
1 year ago

Emotional Blackmail

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“Emotional blackmail happens when a person equates his or her emotional pain with another person’s failure to love.  They aren’t the same.  A person may love well and the beloved …
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