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Pete Wilson, pastor of Crosspoint in Nashville, TN, released his second book this week. Empty Promises tackles the uncomfortable issue of idols. Idols that hold only empty promises instead of satisfying the longing we all have. The spiritual longing we fill with other things, but that can only be satisfied in Christ. Wilson walks through […]

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Before beginning Please Stop Laughing at Me by Jodee Blanco I knew it would not be an easy read. Blanco’s incredible memoir of her childhood and teenage years as a victim of bullying recounts how it felt to be the outcast as well as the physical and emotional effects she experienced. While I experienced minor […]

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Living in central Alabama you have to be a hermit to not know who Rick and Bubba are. I was in college at Jacksonville State University, Rick and Bubba’s alma mater, when the Rick and Bubba show began in Gadsden, Alabama just a half hour drive from JSU. I can remember mornings driving to class […]

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“How can we come into that Presence and not be changed?” These words from the introduction to Reflections of a Prodigal: 40 Days of Renewal by Scott Garrison strike me. I guess because while my own faith journey is very different from his own I’ve said the same in recent months. Scott is a friend […]

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