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Lists Are SO Cliche’ and Yet…Top Five Posts of 2013

So as a writer, you have this idea of what aspects of your work will touch people. Of course you’re never really sure. Usually, the words and work that moved YOU the most are the ones you think will have the same effect on others. And many, many times, that’s true. But then God often surprises… Continue reading Lists Are SO Cliche’ and Yet…Top Five Posts of 2013

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[Quote] Spiritual Depth or Raw Talent?

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Sadly, we do not have a Christian culture today that easily discriminates between a person of spiritual depth and a person of raw talent. Like the wheat and the tares of Jesus’ parable, they can be difficult to distinguish. The result is that more than a few people can be fooled into thinking they are being influenced by a spiritual giant when in fact they are being manipulated by a dwarf.

Gordon MacDonald, from one of my FAV books, Ordering Your Private World