patience

13 Areas of Your Life God is Building Patience

It’s not a sprint. It’s a marathon. You’ve probably heard someone say that in a meeting or TED Talk somewhere. We identify with sports analogies like these because they teach us a lesson that’s easy to remember. The writer of Hebrews uses a sports analogy when he encouraged readers to...

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5 Ways to Make Misunderstanding Productive

Opposition and misunderstanding are coming. Jesus constantly faced it. Even better, He had answers for it. Jesus had perspective no one else had. He didn’t get bogged down in the moment. Some people thrive on conflict. Others spend enormous energy avoiding it. If you’re going to serve on the mission...

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