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Times In The Wilderness

We all go through times in the wilderness where chaos abounds and the way seems unclear, but during these wilderness experiences we can find growth and renewal that ultimately leads us to the forest of possibilities that lie ahead. Don’t give up, keep trekking until you find your forest. -Michael Thacker

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Living A Meaningful Life

In an age where vanity occupies our minds and time all while we search diligently for meaning and purpose within them, and yet end up empty handed. Where is meaning? What is meaning? How does one go about finding meaning in life? It is initially found within Jesus Christ, and from there we can witness… Continue reading Living A Meaningful Life

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A Thriving Society and Individual

Everything in life is predicated upon the idea of balance whether it is the vastness of space-time, or the inner most being of individuals. It is neither, a nihilistic framework or a tyrannical mode of being, that accomplishes the good that is necessary for the individual as well as society to thrive, but the harmonious… Continue reading A Thriving Society and Individual

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Creating Ripples In The Pond of Society and Culture

There is a great need for transformation in society and culture today, a renewal towards the good for all people that can only be found in Jesus Christ. We see many different groups pushing social reforms driven by their own self-made ideologies that they desire to force onto other people. Behind these ideologues is the… Continue reading Creating Ripples In The Pond of Society and Culture

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The Practicality And Appreciation of Scripture

Scripture is very much practical in nature, and yet is much richer than that. To fully grasp what the word is articulating one must delve beneath the surface, break down the components into sub components, meditate on them, and then put them back together. Only at this moment can we comprehend and appreciate the full… Continue reading The Practicality And Appreciation of Scripture

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Profound Ideas And The Responsibility That Lies Within

Profound ideas bring with them the necessity for immense responsibility and results in dire consequences, both good and bad. The proper manner in which to execute an idea is by examining the responsibility that comes with it and the results it will manifest. If the responsibility can be managed properly and the end results contribute… Continue reading Profound Ideas And The Responsibility That Lies Within

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What It Means To Be Transformed

There are plenty of variants of interpretations in regards to scripture and the Christian life with many of them being placed in the region of simplistic connotations. Simplicity works well but only in certain situations and circumstances. When trying to better understand complex issues that are tied into our complex and chaotic reality we inhabit,… Continue reading What It Means To Be Transformed

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Making Wise Choices

When faced with difficult choices it is always best to stop and ponder on the choice then seek out good advice from others, and then execute the decision conscientiously while conducting yourself properly in due process-that is wisdom at its most fundamental level. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuVmWnMjXAI -Michael Thacker

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Exhibiting Courage And Meekness In The Christian Life

One primary problem the church as a whole is facing is that of cowardice and it is only getting worse as time passes. Do not get me wrong, there are a few good soldiers out there fighting the good fight, but overall the church is collapsing under pressure from within and outside. Not only do… Continue reading Exhibiting Courage And Meekness In The Christian Life

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Seeking Depth Over Comfort

In a world of mass churches set at almost every corner many of times bring with them the gospel of prosperity, health and encouragement. Over the years myself, as well as many throughout the nation and world, have witnessed these churches grow to ever greater heights while smaller, "authentic" churches dwindle down to feast off… Continue reading Seeking Depth Over Comfort