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Tuesday
Sep012015

What We All Should Learn From Ashley Madison

Up until six weeks ago, I had never heard of Ashley Madison. I thought she might be the great-great-great granddaughter of James Madison, the fourth president of the United States.

Not by a long shot.

Ashley Madison is an adultery website that helps men and women cheat on their spouses. Their sickening slogan is "Life is short. Have an affair."

Six weeks ago Ashley Madison ran into a huge problem that exposed the names and personal secrets of up to 29 million people. That's bad for them.

But what should we ALL learn from the Ashley Madison expose?

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Friday
Aug142015

Little By Little--A Key to a Successful Life

When I was young I had big visions for ministry and life in general.

It's good to think big, but one of the lessons that all of us must learn is that God's ways are often backwards. In His Kingdom, the way up is down; real life comes by dying to self; the more we give, the more we receive etc.

Of those counter-intuitive points, one of the most surprising findings I've made in the past fifty years is this: despite his infinite power and intelligence, God is, at heart, a humble Being.

He's meek, gentle, and quite content to remain behind the scenes. To put it another way, God is into "little" more than "big." In fact, doing things little by little is a key to a successful life.

Here's what I mean.

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