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Results for pride

A Year of Great Films
Originally Posted: 01/21/2015 - 7:56am | Type: Magazine Article

Gareth Higgins Here's my list of the 10 best films of 2014 (many more are worthy, but 10 are all that will fit).  ...

What About the Meek?
Originally Posted: 12/15/2014 - 1:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Margaret Atwood Do you always have to let bullies kick sand in your face at the beach?  THIS IS SURELY the mo ...

Exporting Democracy...
Originally Posted: 05/14/2014 - 9:05am | Type: Magazine Article

Ed Spivey Jr. ...although maybe we should have kept a little for ourselves. FOR MORE THAN two centuries, the ...

Pride: It's All About Who You Know
Originally Posted: 03/19/2014 - 9:09am | Type: Blog

When I came to faith, I saw it as a choice I had made after carefully and rationally weighing the evidence. But as I see how irrationally God loves me, and how gracious, how astoundingly beautiful and mysterio ...

When Leaders Let You Down
Originally Posted: 02/25/2014 - 2:04pm | Type: Blog

If we don’t learn how to deal with being let down, we’ll end up getting increasingly cynical and jaded and disconnected, and we’ll burn out and check out and get out, and nothing will ever change except that w ...

When All the Church Can Say Is 'I'm Sorry'
Originally Posted: 07/01/2012 - 11:43am | Type: Blog

The whole experience was exhilarating, partly because it started out being utterly terrifying. It could have gone very differently, and in a different context, it still might. But that doesn’t mean that more p ...