Book Review: Living With Jesus Today

Living With Jesus Today  Juan Carlos Ortiz  Creation House, Carol Stream, IL 173 pages Critical read Must read Good read Read if you want Read something else Why you should read this book:  Juan Carlos Oritz, a long time a pastor in Argentina and internationally-known speaker, was a unique and engaging resource for those wishing …

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Christmas, The Great Adventure

A re-blogging of a previous post. The advent of our Savior is truly a great adventure.  “Advent” is the root word for adventure, giving the impression of the arrival or appearance of something risky and wondrous.  The Advent we celebrate has a wild and risky edge to it, because our God has always chosen wildness …

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Praying New Covenant Prayers

"Prayer is either a sheer illusion or a personal contact between embryonic, incomplete persons (ourselves) and the utterly concrete Person. Prayer in the sense of petition, asking for things, is a small part of it; confession and penitence are its threshold, adoration its sanctuary, the presence and vision and enjoyment of God its bread and …

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