Category: God


THE POWER OF AN ORDINARY LIFE

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Family, God, Life. 1 Comment

30th April

Everybody wants to change the world, but nobody wants to do the dishes.


A WASTED LIFE

Posted by Doug Ponder in God, Life, Mission. 2 comments

17th April

Only one life, ‘twill soon be past. Only what’s done for Christ will last.



JIMINY CRICKET

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6th April

Never take advice about your conscience from a cartoon cricket.



EATING AND DRINKING

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11th March

Virtually everything can be done to the glory of God, including eating and drinking.



LOVE TRUMPS VOTING

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6th March

Love trumps voting, both in power and in glory.



5 SIGNS YOUR CHURCH IS HEALTHY

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28th February

Not every church is healthy, and it doesn’t take long for its sickness to spread.



YOU’VE GOT A FRIEND IN ME

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14th February

The grace of Jesus transforms us into friends who truly love others.



GIVING UP LENT FOR LENT

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, God, Gospel, Life. No Comments

7th February

Too often Lent plays into the hands of dangerously false ideas about God and his grace.



FREEDOM IN, NOT FREEDOM FROM

Posted by Jessica Ponder in Culture, God, Life. No Comments

31st January

Joy is not found by rejecting God’s design but by receiving it in Jesus. Freedom in, not freedom from.



7 DEADLY SINS: GREED

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24th January

Greed is the incessant craving for “more,” without any satisfaction.



7 DEADLY SINS: LUST

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18th January

Lust is not the worst sin, but it may be the most popular. And it’s still deadly.



7 DEADLY SINS: PRIDE

Posted by Doug Ponder in God, Life. 3 comments

10th January

Pride is the beating heart of every sin because it says to God, “my will be done.”