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“Stand in the Gap”

Mercy

“Sic ’em, God.” Far too often I’ve heard one or another derivation of this phrase. Whether in casual conversation or even prayer, it seems we hear people who call out to God to deal harshly with sinful people, cities, or nations. But is this the heart of God for us? While it is true that […]

Without God, we cannot; but without us, God will not

The words of the title are from St. Augustine. They capture a great truth – a truth that needs revitalized in today’s society. In today’s world of internet and television and work and friends and family and thousands of other things, it is very easy to forget many of the facets of our true calling […]