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I Am an Apple

What if I said, "I am a Golden Delicious Apple. This is my truth. This is my authentic self. If you suggest I am anything other than a Golden Delicious Apple, you are a blind bigot filled with hatred. You have no right to tell me who I am. In fact, you have no right to deny my very Appleness..."

Come

What does it mean to "Come to Christ?" Jesus said, "Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest..."

Lemon or Lemonade?

Recently a friend in ministry asked me a profound question: "As I mature in ministry, how can I maintain a heart that cherishes Jesus above all other competing demands?" ...

Sheep of Christ

If you're like me, you know almost nothing about sheep. You may have stroked one at a petting zoo or State Fair, but aside from your cable-knit sweater from L.L. Bean, you and sheep don't have much in common...

Slaves of Christ

Two pervasive images in the Bible describe God's people: Slaves and Sheep. What are we to make of such comparisons?