Tuesday, May 17 2022 - 5:56 AM

Rich DuBose

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

Antichrist is Here

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Antichrist behavior and thinking is pervasive today. Hate, bigotry, greed, racism, prevarication, fake news, deception, selfishness, nationalism, injustice, and divisiveness are all manifestations of the …

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Healthy Debate

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Back and forth discussion, debate, and a candid sharing of divergent ideas is needed for progress to occur. Uniformity and unquestioned allegiance breed complacency and …

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Love Like Jesus

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“Get beyond yourselves and protecting your own interests; be sincere, and secure your neighbors’ interests first. In other words, adopt the mindset of Jesus, your …

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Whose Spirit?

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We are either filled with a spirit of generosity and grace, or a spirit of self-absorption, stinginess, and greed. The two attitudes (frames of reference) …

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Money Talks

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If we could create a graphic that illustrates what we have done and are doing with our money, what would it depict? What might the …

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Waiting to Be Rescued

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Dennis and Jamie Winegar were in the right place at the wrong time. The visitors from Houston, Texas, were among the bridge collapse survivors near downtown …

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Entitlement

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The idea that we are deserving of something, or somehow entitled, alters our ability to view ourselves and others with objectivity. “The older brother got …

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True Greatness

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Dear God: Sometimes I am torn between pride and humility. It’s natural to want to succeed, to be first, to be somebody. What I often …

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Wake-Up Call

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Are your kids giving you a hard time? I once read about a 12-year-old girl who “set her sleeping mother’s bed on fire and took …

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