Counseling One Another

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Counseling One Another

January 20, 2014
by Paul Tautges
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3 Desires of “Pastor James”

James, the half-brother of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, is the author of one of the most commonly read New Testament exhortations to believers concerning trials. Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that … Continue reading

January 24, 2013
by Paul Tautges
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Chronic Suffering and Christian Hope

This past November, at Desiring God’s The Works of God: God’s Good Design in Disability conference, Dr. Mark Talbot taught on the subject of God’s sovereignty in our suffering. Mark is associate professor of philosophy at Wheaton College, where he … Continue reading

May 7, 2012
by Paul Tautges
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Joy Is Coming

Joy is supernatural. It comes from God. Joy is dispensed from above before it ever becomes a reservoir within. It was “the joy of the Lord,” Ezra assured the disobedient and discouraged people of God, that would be their strength … Continue reading