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Wear the Breastplate of Righteousness

If you’re in enough battles, you’ll eventually suffer injuries, so you learn early on to protect the head and the heart as much as possible. In our spiritual battles protecting the heart is less about avoiding emotional pain (which we can’t do if we’re going to counsel and serve hurting people) and about avoiding unrighteousness, or to put it …

Book Review: It Came From Within, by Andy Stanley

Everything you say and do comes from the heart… everything! That’s exactly what Jesus said, along with Solomon and other biblical writers. And that’s what Andy Stanley tells us in his bo It Came From Within. Most of us like to think like the Pharisees, that our problems have to do with what goes into our bodies, but Jesus challenged …