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Rescued by Knowledge…

We are being told by cultural analysts that we have moved from what is called the “modern” age, into what has become known as “postmodernism”. A few decades ago when this process was in the early stages, there was active … Continue reading

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Bad things happen in the dark…

Humans seem to have an innate fear of the dark. Some of us allow this to show more than others, but all of us tend to demonstrate some degree of it. It is this fear of the dark that fuels … Continue reading

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When I do it wrong…

Read – 2 Samuel 6 Focus on verse 3-4 As I was working on rebuilding a website today, I installed a new plugin. As I was sitting it up, it directed me to change something in the settings, which I … Continue reading

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Influence…

Read – 2 Samuel 5 Focus on verse 1-2 In leadership training we are taught that “leadership is influence”. If you have no influence over people, you will not be an effective leader, or, as the leadership proverb states: “He … Continue reading

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Fear Factor…

Read – 1 Samuel 31 Focus on verse 4-6 Fear Factor was or perhaps still is one of the many reality shows that became popular in the last decade. The idea of the show is to attempt to motivate people … Continue reading

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Fear…

Read – 1 Samuel 28 Focus on verse 5 There is a character in the Star Wars saga that reminds me somewhat of Saul in today’s reading. Anakin Skywalker is identified by the Jedi (that would be the good guys) … Continue reading

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Fearful Tyrant…

Read – 1 Samuel 18 Focus on verse 28-29 Tyrannical leaders are typically driving by fear to be the tyrants that they become. Human history is marred by far too many instances where this is the case. Leaders who are … Continue reading

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