having a form of godliness

Having a Form of Godliness – 2 Timothy 3:1-5

2 Timothy 3:1-4 sound a lot like our modern culture. Except that Paul is not talking about the culture at large. He is addressing those within the church who have a form of godliness but deny its power. Don’t be a Sunday Christian, putting on a mask Sunday morning, and then being like the world the rest of the week.

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A New Year’s Resolution for 2014

I am not generally one who makes New Year’s resolutions.  In part because I don’t see much purpose in it, and because, at least for me, they are quickly forgotten.  But I have been thinking about making some for 2014, and this time trying to keep them front and center and active. I thought about making a resolution to run 1000 miles, hit 1:50 in a half marathon and run another full marathon in 2014.  I also thought about resolving to hike at least 600 miles on the PCT this year.  But while both of those are things I would …

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