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Why Conquering Your Fears Won’t Make You Fearless

Reading Time: 6 minutes Through their fear God was drawing close to them as they faced powerful enemies, dark nights, deep depression, doubt, frustration, hunger, and desolation. In their trouble, God spoke not demands but comfort. “I am with you. I will fight for you.” God spoke this comfort as a father sitting on the edge of his child’s bed during a terrifying thunder storm. He pulls the sheets up tight and whispers, “Fear not. I’m here. We’re in this together.”

Are You Afraid and Lonely? Pray!

Reading Time: 5 minutes Prayer is to our relationship with God as sex is to a relationship with a spouse. Like sex, prayer can skim along the surface and be about what you get out of it. Or it can be intimate, vulnerable, passionate, diving deep into the mystery of two becoming one.

Harry Potter and the Church Part I

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Eugene C. Scott Like J. K. Rowling’s wonderfully weird invention of Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Jelly Beans, her Hogwarts …

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What if "The Hunger Games" Were True? A Book Review

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Eugene C. Scott What if? “What if” is frequently the central question submerged in good fiction. C.S. Lewis asked, …

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W.W.H.P.D?: What Would Harry Potter Do?

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Eugene C. Scott Of all the battles Harry Potter faces, one is paramount. Not his conflict with Draco Malfoy, …

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All the World's a . . . Dance: The Trinity and You

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Eugene C. Scott “Country road take me home. . .,” John Denver warbled from the CD player as our …

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A Postcard from the Pacific Rim: Maui, Hawaii

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Brendan Scott and Eugene C. Scott Expectations. Most times what we expect to happen trips us up and gets …

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