Category Archives: Discipleship

On Hating Father and Mother

(This guest post by Courtney Wyrtzen was sent to me some time back when she was wrestling with the meaning of the word ‘hate’ in the teaching of Jesus.  –geno) How could Jesus say to us: “If anyone comes to … Continue reading

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Q & A on the Tithe

(These questions followed our March 15 sermon on giving.  –geno) In what sense, does God genuinely give us money versus him just “lending” us money but expecting us to give it back? This seems relevant in the case of freewill-type … Continue reading

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Master and Apprentice

(Guest blogger Bonnie Watkins has written beautifully about our being apprenticed to Jesus.  –geno) Dr. David Wyrtzen challenged us as we started February to (1) look to Jesus as John the Baptist urged in John 1:29 and 36, “Behold the … Continue reading

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