Friday, April 16 2021 - 2:56 PM

Rich DuBose

is director of Church Support Services for the Pacific Union Conference.

The Kingdom Manifesto

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Many claim to be followers of Jesus. “We’re Christian,” they say. But do they realize what that means? Here is Luke’s most concentrated summary of …

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Contrarian People

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How do we define a person who is against what everyone else is for? How do we describe their contrariness? “Someone who automatically tends to …

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Contemporary Pioneers

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Sometimes we’re tempted to think that the glory days of pioneers exploring new frontiers is a thing of the past. After all, when was the …

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Declutter Your Life

Declutter Your Life

In his book, Starting Today, Rubel Shelly says one way to declutter your life is to get rid of stress (within your home and heart). …

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Impeached

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Once upon a time, long ago and far away, there was a King who was incredibly intelligent, generous, and kind. With His magical powers, He …

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Temporary Death

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“Jairus’s servants (to Jairus): Your daughter is dead. There’s no need to drag the Teacher any farther. Jesus overheard their words. Then He turned to …

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First Responders

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Dear God: When we’re little it’s fun being first. First in line for lunch. The first one to open our Christmas presents. The first person …

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Go Negative?

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Give us this day our daily rant, and lead us not into contemplation, but deliver us from sanity. Sometimes our version of “The Lord’s Prayer” …

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The Kiss of Betrayal

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All kisses are not equal. Some are a form of friendly greeting, while others take a more passionate and sexual route. Beyond this things get …

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